Chauru Village, with population of 5804 is Phagi sub district's the 3rd most populous village, located in Phagi sub district of Jaipur district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Chauru village is 48 km2 and it is the 2nd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 122 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Jaipur and distance from Chauru village to Jaipur is 65 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Chauru village is 303005. Phagi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 15 km. District head quarter of the village is Jaipur which is 65 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 5804 people, among them 3006 (52%) are male and 2798 (48%) are female. 83% of the whole population are from general caste, 15% are from schedule caste and 3% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Chauru village is 14%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 936 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Chauru

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 5,804 4,808 842 154 793
Male 3,006 2,484 452 70 403
Female 2,798 2,324 390 84 390

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 14.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 5078. Female population growth rate of the village is 15.9% which is 3.1% higher than male population growth rate of 12.8%. General caste population has increased by 12.2%; Schedule caste population has increased by 25.1%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 27.3% and child population has decreased by -7.6% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Chauru

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 14.3% 12.2% 25.1% 27.3% -7.6%
Male 12.8% 10.8% 24.2% 20.7% -11.6%
Female 15.9% 13.8% 26.2% 33.3% -3%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 931 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 936, in schedule caste is 863 and in schedule tribe is 1200. There are 968 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 25 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 86 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Chauru

Total General SC ST Child
Change 25 25 14 114 86
2011 931 936 863 1200 968
2001 906 911 849 1086 882

Literacy

Total 3185 people in the village are literate, among them 2027 are male and 1158 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Chauru is 64%. 78% of male and 48% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by -2%. Male literacy has gone down by -2% and female literacy rate has gone down by -3%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Chauru

Total Male Female
Change -2.6% -2.3% -2.7%
2011 63.6% 77.9% 48.1%
2001 66.2% 80.2% 50.8%

Workers profile

Chauru has 49% (2849) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 54% male and 44% female population are working population. 46% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 22% of total female population are main and 22% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Chauru

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 49.1% 34.7% 14.4% 50.9%
Male 53.7% 46.3% 7.4% 46.3%
Female 44.1% 22.2% 21.9% 55.9%