Thanwala Village, with population of about 13 thousand is Degana sub district's the most populous village, located in Degana sub district of Nagaur district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Thanwala village is 34 km2 and it is the 7th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 379 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Ajmer and distance from Thanwala village to Ajmer is 27 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Thanwala village is 305026. Degana is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 55 km. District head quarter of the village is Nagaur which is 135 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to about 13 thousand people, among them 6560 (51%) are male and 6297 (49%) are female. 90% of the whole population are from general caste, 10% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Thanwala village is 16%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 2329 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Thanwala

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 12,857 11,588 1,249 20 2,107
Male 6,560 5,926 622 12 1,076
Female 6,297 5,662 627 8 1,031

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 25.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 10 thousand. Female population growth rate of the village is 28.1% which is 5.1% higher than male population growth rate of 23%. General caste population has increased by 25.7%; Schedule caste population has increased by 21.5%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 233.3% and child population has increased by 11.5% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Thanwala

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 25.4% 25.7% 21.5% 233.3% 11.5%
Male 23% 23.1% 20.5% 300% 7.1%
Female 28.1% 28.6% 22.5% 166.7% 16.5%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 960 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 955, in schedule caste is 1008 and in schedule tribe is 667. There are 958 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 38 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 77 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Thanwala

Total General SC ST Child
Change 38 41 16 -333 77
2011 960 955 1008 667 958
2001 922 914 992 1000 881

Literacy

Total 6840 people in the village are literate, among them 4250 are male and 2590 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Thanwala is 64%. 77% of male and 49% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 10%. Male literacy has gone up by 6% and female literacy rate has gone up by 12%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Thanwala

Total Male Female
Change 9.2% 6.6% 12.5%
2011 63.6% 77.5% 49.2%
2001 54.4% 70.9% 36.7%

Workers profile

Thanwala has 47% (5997) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 52% male and 41% female population are working population. 47% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 5% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 31% of total female population are main and 11% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Thanwala

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 46.6% 38.8% 7.8% 53.4%
Male 51.6% 46.6% 5% 48.4%
Female 41.4% 30.7% 10.8% 58.6%