Baroo Village, with population of 3782 is Phalodi sub district's the 15th most populous village, located in Phalodi sub district of Jodhpur district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Baroo village is 150 km2 and it is the biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 25 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Phalodi and distance from Baroo village to Phalodi is 75 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Baroo village is 342301. Phalodi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 75 km. District head quarter of the village is Jodhpur which is 215 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 3782 people, among them 2014 (53%) are male and 1768 (47%) are female. 71% of the whole population are from general caste, 29% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Baroo village is 20%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 593 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Baroo

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 3,782 2,671 1,091 20 773
Male 2,014 1,406 595 13 417
Female 1,768 1,265 496 7 356

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 69.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2226. Female population growth rate of the village is 77.7% which is 14.1% higher than male population growth rate of 63.6%. General caste population has increased by 63.4%; Schedule caste population has increased by 84.6% and child population has increased by 95.2% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Baroo

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 69.9% 63.4% 84.6% 0% 95.2%
Male 63.6% 56% 80.3% 0% 117.2%
Female 77.7% 72.3% 90% 0% 74.5%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 878 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 900, in schedule caste is 834 and in schedule tribe is 538. There are 854 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 70 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 209 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Baroo

Total General SC ST Child
Change 70 85 43 538 -209
2011 878 900 834 538 854
2001 808 815 791 0 1063

Literacy

Total 1350 people in the village are literate, among them 973 are male and 377 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Baroo is 45%. 61% of male and 27% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 14%. Male literacy has gone up by 14% and female literacy rate has gone up by 17%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Baroo

Total Male Female
Change 13.8% 14.0% 16.3%
2011 44.9% 60.9% 26.7%
2001 31.1% 46.9% 10.4%

Workers profile

Baroo has 35% (1331) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 44% male and 25% female population are working population. 30% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 14% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 6% of total female population are main and 19% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Baroo

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 35.2% 18.6% 16.6% 64.8%
Male 44.3% 29.8% 14.5% 55.7%
Female 24.8% 5.8% 18.9% 75.2%