Kathoti Village, with population of 7073 is Jayal sub district's the 5th most populous village, located in Jayal sub district of Nagaur district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Kathoti village is 52 km2 and it is the biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 136 persons per km2.

Nearest railway station is Kathoti which is within the village. Nearest town of the village is Didwana and distance from Kathoti village to Didwana is 35 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Kathoti village is 341023. Jayal is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 12 km. District head quarter of the village is Nagaur which is 60 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 7073 people, among them 3507 (50%) are male and 3566 (50%) are female. 79% of the whole population are from general caste, 21% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kathoti village is 15%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 1243 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kathoti

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 7,073 5,610 1,463 0 1,037
Male 3,507 2,772 735 0 529
Female 3,566 2,838 728 0 508

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 23.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 5720. Female population growth rate of the village is 23.9% which is 0.5% higher than male population growth rate of 23.4%. General caste population has increased by 21%; Schedule caste population has increased by 35% and child population has decreased by -10.9% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kathoti

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 23.7% 21% 35% 0% -10.9%
Male 23.4% 21% 33.4% 0% -14.1%
Female 23.9% 21% 36.6% 0% -7.3%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1017 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1024, in schedule caste is 990. There are 960 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 4 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 70 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kathoti

Total General SC ST Child
Change 4 0 23 0 70
2011 1017 1024 990 0 960
2001 1013 1024 967 0 890

Literacy

Total 3594 people in the village are literate, among them 2305 are male and 1289 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kathoti is 60%. 77% of male and 42% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 9%. Male literacy has gone up by 4% and female literacy rate has gone up by 11%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kathoti

Total Male Female
Change 8.2% 4.4% 11.7%
2011 59.5% 77.4% 42.2%
2001 51.3% 73% 30.5%

Workers profile

Kathoti has 53% (3741) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 52% male and 54% female population are working population. 27% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 25% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 15% of total female population are main and 39% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kathoti

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 52.9% 21.1% 31.8% 47.1%
Male 52.3% 27.3% 24.9% 47.7%
Female 53.5% 14.9% 38.6% 46.5%