Riri Village, with population of about 11 thousand is Sridungargarh sub district's the 2nd most populous village, located in Sridungargarh sub district of Bikaner district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Riri village is 83 km2 and it is the 6th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 132 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Sridungargarh and distance from Riri village to Sridungargarh is 20 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Riri village is 331803. Sridungargarh is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 20 km. District head quarter of the village is Bikaner which is 90 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to about 11 thousand people, among them 5737 (53%) are male and 5132 (47%) are female. 82% of the whole population are from general caste, 18% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Riri village is 20%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 1445 households in the village and an average 8 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Riri

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 10,869 8,921 1,943 5 2,182
Male 5,737 4,688 1,045 4 1,163
Female 5,132 4,233 898 1 1,019

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 28.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 8446. Female population growth rate of the village is 27.3% which is -2.6% lower than male population growth rate of 29.9%. General caste population has increased by 28.6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 28.9% and child population has increased by 8.5% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Riri

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 28.7% 28.6% 28.9% 0% 8.5%
Male 29.9% 29.6% 30.8% 0% 11.7%
Female 27.3% 27.4% 26.8% 0% 5.1%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 895 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 903, in schedule caste is 859 and in schedule tribe is 250. There are 876 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has decreased by 18 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 56 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Riri

Total General SC ST Child
Change -18 -15 -27 250 -56
2011 895 903 859 250 876
2001 913 918 886 0 932

Literacy

Total 4924 people in the village are literate, among them 3274 are male and 1650 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Riri is 57%. 72% of male and 40% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by -13%. Male literacy has gone down by -11% and female literacy rate has gone down by -16%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Riri

Total Male Female
Change -13.7% -11.6% -16.2%
2011 56.7% 71.6% 40.1%
2001 70.4% 83.2% 56.3%

Workers profile

Riri has 44% (4804) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 48% male and 40% female population are working population. 45% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 34% of total female population are main and 6% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Riri

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 44.2% 40.2% 4% 55.8%
Male 47.6% 45.4% 2.2% 52.4%
Female 40.4% 34.4% 6.1% 59.6%