Bap Village, with population of about 10 thousand is Phalodi sub district's the most populous village, located in Phalodi sub district of Jodhpur district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Bap village is 110 km2 and it is the 4th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 95 persons per km2.

Nearest railway station is Bap which is within the village. Nearest town of the village is Phalodi and distance from Bap village to Phalodi is 32 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Bap village is 342307. Phalodi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 32 km. District head quarter of the village is Jodhpur which is 167 km away. 0.37 square kilometer (0%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to about 10 thousand people, among them 5479 (53%) are male and 4914 (47%) are female. 78% of the whole population are from general caste, 21% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bap village is 19%, among them 55% are boys and 45% are girls. There are 1685 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Bap

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 10,393 8,138 2,191 64 1,976
Male 5,479 4,313 1,134 32 1,089
Female 4,914 3,825 1,057 32 887

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 16.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 8890. Female population growth rate of the village is 17.8% which is 1.6% higher than male population growth rate of 16.2%. General caste population has increased by 12.5%; Schedule caste population has increased by 44%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -52.6% and child population has increased by 7.4% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Bap

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 16.9% 12.5% 44% -52.6% 7.4%
Male 16.2% 13% 39% -61.9% 15%
Female 17.8% 12% 49.7% -37.3% -0.7%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 897 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 887, in schedule caste is 932 and in schedule tribe is 1000. There are 815 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 12 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 128 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Bap

Total General SC ST Child
Change 12 -8 67 393 -128
2011 897 887 932 1000 815
2001 885 895 865 607 943

Literacy

Total 5949 people in the village are literate, among them 3672 are male and 2277 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Bap is 71%. 84% of male and 57% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 15%. Male literacy has gone up by 12% and female literacy rate has gone up by 18%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Bap

Total Male Female
Change 14.3% 12.0% 17.5%
2011 70.7% 83.6% 56.5%
2001 56.4% 71.6% 39%

Workers profile

Bap has 32% (3309) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 46% male and 16% female population are working population. 43% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 5% of total female population are main and 11% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Bap

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 31.8% 24.7% 7.1% 68.2%
Male 46.4% 42.7% 3.8% 53.6%
Female 15.6% 4.7% 10.9% 84.4%