Paota Village, with population of about 15 thousand is Kotputli sub district's the most populous village, located in Kotputli sub district of Jaipur district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Paota village is 9 km2 and it is the 29th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1746 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Kotputli and distance from Paota village to Kotputli is 21 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Paota village is 303108. Kotputli is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 21 km. District head quarter of the village is Jaipur which is 90 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to about 15 thousand people, among them 8119 (52%) are male and 7354 (48%) are female. 75% of the whole population are from general caste, 17% are from schedule caste and 8% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Paota village is 15%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 2522 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Paota

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 15,473 11,617 2,660 1,196 2,315
Male 8,119 6,089 1,397 633 1,234
Female 7,354 5,528 1,263 563 1,081

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 21.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 13 thousand. Female population growth rate of the village is 21.6% which is 1% higher than male population growth rate of 20.6%. General caste population has increased by 13.7%; Schedule caste population has increased by 60%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 33.3% and child population has increased by 2.8% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Paota

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 21.1% 13.7% 60% 33.3% 2.8%
Male 20.6% 13.4% 60.9% 28.7% 6.2%
Female 21.6% 14% 58.9% 39% -0.7%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 906 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 908, in schedule caste is 904 and in schedule tribe is 889. 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 increased by 7 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 61 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Paota

Total General SC ST Child
Change 7 5 -12 66 -61
2011 906 908 904 889 876
2001 899 903 916 823 937

Literacy

Total about 10 thousand people in the village are literate, among them 6027 are male and 4017 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Paota is 76%. 88% of male and 64% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 2%. Male literacy has gone down by 1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 4%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Paota

Total Male Female
Change 1.9% 0.3% 3.9%
2011 76.3% 87.5% 64%
2001 74.4% 87.2% 60.1%

Workers profile

Paota has 32% (4995) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 46% male and 17% female population are working population. 43% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 15% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Paota

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 32.3% 29.6% 2.7% 67.7%
Male 45.8% 42.5% 3.3% 54.2%
Female 17.4% 15.3% 2.1% 82.6%