Ballar Village, with population of 4313 is Khajuwala sub district's the 3rd most populous village, located in Khajuwala sub district of Bikaner district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Ballar village is 324 km2 and it is the biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 13 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Bikaner and distance from Ballar village to Bikaner is 110 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Ballar village is 334023. Khajuwala is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 60 km. District head quarter of the village is Bikaner which is 110 km away. 7.36 square kilometer (2%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 4313 people, among them 2293 (53%) are male and 2020 (47%) are female. 68% of the whole population are from general caste, 31% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Ballar village is 16%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 749 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Ballar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 4,313 2,946 1,316 51 705
Male 2,293 1,562 704 27 375
Female 2,020 1,384 612 24 330

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -13.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 4968. Female population growth rate of the village is -11.4% which is 3.3% higher than male population growth rate of -14.7%. General caste population has decreased by -15%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -11.5%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 218.8% and child population has decreased by -27.2% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Ballar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -13.2% -15% -11.5% 218.8% -27.2%
Male -14.7% -16.2% -13.3% 145.5% -26.8%
Female -11.4% -13.5% -9.3% 380% -27.8%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 881 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 886, in schedule caste is 869 and in schedule tribe is 889. There are 880 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has increased by 33 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 13 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Ballar

Total General SC ST Child
Change 33 28 38 434 -13
2011 881 886 869 889 880
2001 848 858 831 455 893

Literacy

Total 1855 people in the village are literate, among them 1194 are male and 661 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Ballar is 51%. 62% of male and 39% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 18%. Male literacy has gone up by 16% and female literacy rate has gone up by 20%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Ballar

Total Male Female
Change 18.0% 16.6% 20.4%
2011 51.4% 62.3% 39.1%
2001 33.4% 45.7% 18.7%

Workers profile

Ballar has 57% (2443) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 58% male and 56% female population are working population. 57% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 0% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 54% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Ballar

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 56.6% 55.7% 1% 43.4%
Male 57.5% 57.1% 0.4% 42.5%
Female 55.6% 54% 1.6% 44.4%