Khatu Khurd Village, with population of about 11 thousand is Didwana sub district's the most populous village, located in Didwana sub district of Nagaur district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Khatu Khurd village is 25 km2 and it is the biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 440 persons per km2.

Nearest railway station is Khatu Khurd which is within the village. Nearest town of the village is Didwana and distance from Khatu Khurd village to Didwana is 42 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Khatu Khurd village is 341302. Didwana is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 42 km. District head quarter of the village is Nagaur which is 72 km away. 0.2 square kilometer (1%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to about 11 thousand people, among them 5552 (51%) are male and 5313 (49%) are female. 77% of the whole population are from general caste, 23% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Khatu Khurd village is 15%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 1878 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Khatu Khurd

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 10,865 8,330 2,511 24 1,640
Male 5,552 4,268 1,271 13 880
Female 5,313 4,062 1,240 11 760

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 16.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 9299. Female population growth rate of the village is 16.9% which is 0.2% higher than male population growth rate of 16.7%. General caste population has increased by 19.5%; Schedule caste population has increased by 8.5%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 84.6% and child population has decreased by -8.7% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Khatu Khurd

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 16.8% 19.5% 8.5% 84.6% -8.7%
Male 16.7% 18.9% 9.8% 62.5% -3.1%
Female 16.9% 20.1% 7.3% 120% -14.4%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 957 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 952, in schedule caste is 976 and in schedule tribe is 846. There are 864 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 2 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 114 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Khatu Khurd

Total General SC ST Child
Change 2 10 -22 221 -114
2011 957 952 976 846 864
2001 955 942 998 625 978

Literacy

Total 6346 people in the village are literate, among them 3835 are male and 2511 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Khatu Khurd is 69%. 82% of male and 55% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by -7%. Male literacy has gone down by -6% and female literacy rate has gone down by -8%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Khatu Khurd

Total Male Female
Change -6.9% -5.5% -8.0%
2011 68.8% 82.1% 55.2%
2001 75.7% 87.6% 63.2%

Workers profile

Khatu Khurd has 34% (3745) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 48% male and 20% female population are working population. 45% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 11% of total female population are main and 10% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Khatu Khurd

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 34.5% 28.3% 6.2% 65.5%
Male 47.9% 45.1% 2.9% 52.1%
Female 20.4% 10.8% 9.6% 79.6%