Meharam Nagar Village, with population of 512 is Phalodi sub district's the 169th least populous village, located in Phalodi sub district of Jodhpur district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Meharam Nagar village is 9 km2 and it is the 206th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 59 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Phalodi and distance from Meharam Nagar village to Phalodi is 35 km. Pin code of Meharam Nagar village is 342307. Phalodi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 35 km. District head quarter of the village is Jodhpur which is 185 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 512 people, among them 268 (52%) are male and 244 (48%) are female. 100% of the whole population are from general caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Meharam Nagar village is 21%, among them 56% are boys and 44% are girls. There are 123 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Meharam Nagar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 512 512 0 0 109
Male 268 268 0 0 61
Female 244 244 0 0 48

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -46.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 951. Female population growth rate of the village is -47.3% which is -2.2% lower than male population growth rate of -45.1%. General caste population has decreased by -46.2% and child population has decreased by -64.5% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Meharam Nagar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -46.2% -46.2% 0% 0% -64.5%
Male -45.1% -45.1% 0% 0% -66.8%
Female -47.3% -47.3% 0% 0% -61%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 910 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 910,. There are 787 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 39 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 119 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Meharam Nagar

Total General SC ST Child
Change -39 -39 0 0 119
2011 910 910 0 0 787
2001 949 949 0 0 668

Literacy

Total 359 people in the village are literate, among them 207 are male and 152 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Meharam Nagar is 89%. 100% of male and 78% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 39%. Male literacy has gone up by 23% and female literacy rate has gone up by 52%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Meharam Nagar

Total Male Female
Change 39.1% 23.0% 51.7%
2011 89.1% 100% 77.6%
2001 50% 77% 25.9%

Workers profile

Meharam Nagar has 46% (236) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 46% male and 46% female population are working population. 35% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 11% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 5% of total female population are main and 41% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Meharam Nagar

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 46.1% 21.1% 25% 53.9%
Male 46.3% 35.4% 10.8% 53.7%
Female 45.9% 5.3% 40.6% 54.1%