Joshipura Village, with population of 1237 is Nawa sub district's the 94th most populous village, located in Nawa sub district of Nagaur district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Joshipura village is 8 km2 and it is the 63rd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 160 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Nawa and distance from Joshipura village to Nawa is 16 km. Pin code of Joshipura village is 341507. Nawa is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 16 km. District head quarter of the village is Nagaur which is 200 km away. 0.08 square kilometer (1%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 1237 people, among them 633 (51%) are male and 604 (49%) are female. 95% of the whole population are from general caste, 5% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Joshipura village is 18%, among them 48% are boys and 52% are girls. There are 159 households in the village and an average 8 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Joshipura

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,237 1,177 59 1 218
Male 633 603 30 0 105
Female 604 574 29 1 113

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 48% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 836. Female population growth rate of the village is 51.4% which is 6.5% higher than male population growth rate of 44.9%. General caste population has increased by 50.1%; Schedule caste population has increased by 13.5% and child population has increased by 10.7% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Joshipura

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 48% 50.1% 13.5% 0% 10.7%
Male 44.9% 47.4% 7.1% 0% -2.8%
Female 51.4% 53.1% 20.8% 0% 27%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 954 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 952, in schedule caste is 967. There are 1076 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 41 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 252 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Joshipura

Total General SC ST Child
Change 41 35 110 0 252
2011 954 952 967 0 1076
2001 913 917 857 0 824

Literacy

Total 908 people in the village are literate, among them 487 are male and 421 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Joshipura is 89%. 92% of male and 86% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 7%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 11%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Joshipura

Total Male Female
Change 6.8% 2.8% 10.9%
2011 89.1% 92.2% 85.7%
2001 82.3% 89.4% 74.8%

Workers profile

Joshipura has 66% (820) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 66% male and 66% female population are working population. 62% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 61% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Joshipura

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 66.3% 61.8% 4.4% 33.7%
Male 66.4% 62.4% 3.9% 33.6%
Female 66.2% 61.3% 5% 33.8%