Riyan Bari Village, with population of about 12 thousand is Merta sub district's the most populous village, located in Merta sub district of Nagaur district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Riyan Bari village is 25 km2 and it is the 19th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 454 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Merta City and distance from Riyan Bari village to Merta City is 25 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Riyan Bari village is 341513. Merta is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 25 km. District head quarter of the village is Nagaur which is 105 km away. 0.41 square kilometer (2%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to about 12 thousand people, among them 5860 (51%) are male and 5663 (49%) are female. 84% of the whole population are from general caste, 16% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Riyan Bari village is 15%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 2073 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Riyan Bari

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 11,523 9,718 1,792 13 1,708
Male 5,860 4,921 931 8 914
Female 5,663 4,797 861 5 794

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 23.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 9350. Female population growth rate of the village is 26.5% which is 6.2% higher than male population growth rate of 20.3%. General caste population has increased by 25%; Schedule caste population has increased by 15.8%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -55.2% and child population has decreased by -0.8% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Riyan Bari

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 23.2% 25% 15.8% -55.2% -0.8%
Male 20.3% 21.2% 16.5% -42.9% 3%
Female 26.5% 29.2% 15% -66.7% -4.9%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 966 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 975, in schedule caste is 925 and in schedule tribe is 625. There are 869 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 47 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 72 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Riyan Bari

Total General SC ST Child
Change 47 60 -12 -446 -72
2011 966 975 925 625 869
2001 919 915 937 1071 941

Literacy

Total 6462 people in the village are literate, among them 3971 are male and 2491 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Riyan Bari is 66%. 80% of male and 51% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 5%. Male literacy has gone up by 2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 9%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Riyan Bari

Total Male Female
Change 4.8% 1.9% 9.2%
2011 65.8% 80.3% 51.2%
2001 61% 78.4% 42%

Workers profile

Riyan Bari has 38% (4416) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 51% male and 25% female population are working population. 46% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 5% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 18% of total female population are main and 7% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Riyan Bari

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 38.3% 32.4% 6% 61.7%
Male 51.2% 46% 5.2% 48.8%
Female 25% 18.3% 6.7% 75%