Newa Village, with population of 2056 is Phalodi sub district's the 54th most populous village, located in Phalodi sub district of Jodhpur district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Newa village is 93 km2 and it is the 5th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 22 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Phalodi and distance from Newa village to Phalodi is 70 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Newa village is 342307. Phalodi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 70 km. District head quarter of the village is Jodhpur which is 210 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 2056 people, among them 1111 (54%) are male and 945 (46%) are female. 99% of the whole population are from general caste, 1% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Newa village is 18%, among them 55% are boys and 45% are girls. There are 399 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Newa

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,056 2,045 11 0 360
Male 1,111 1,104 7 0 199
Female 945 941 4 0 161

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -14% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2391. Female population growth rate of the village is -14.1% which is -0.2% lower than male population growth rate of -13.9%. General caste population has decreased by -14.5% and child population has decreased by -24.1% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Newa

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -14% -14.5% 0% 0% -24.1%
Male -13.9% -14.5% 0% 0% -22.6%
Female -14.1% -14.5% 0% 0% -25.8%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 851 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 852, in schedule caste is 571. There are 809 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has decreased by 1 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 35 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Newa

Total General SC ST Child
Change -1 0 571 0 -35
2011 851 852 571 0 809
2001 852 852 0 0 844

Literacy

Total 1097 people in the village are literate, among them 777 are male and 320 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Newa is 65%. 85% of male and 41% 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 - Newa

Total Male Female
Change 5.2% 1.8% 9.2%
2011 64.7% 85.2% 40.8%
2001 59.5% 83.4% 31.6%

Workers profile

Newa has 36% (737) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 46% male and 24% female population are working population. 27% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 19% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 19% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Newa

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 35.8% 23.6% 12.3% 64.2%
Male 46.1% 27.4% 18.7% 53.9%
Female 23.8% 19.2% 4.7% 76.2%