Bhopalgarh Village, with population of about 19 thousand is Bhopalgarh sub district's the most populous village, located in Bhopalgarh sub district of Jodhpur district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Bhopalgarh village is 62 km2 and it is the 3rd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 314 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Jodhpur and distance from Bhopalgarh village to Jodhpur is 75 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Bhopalgarh village is 342603. Bhopalgarh is the sub district head quarter of the village. District head quarter of the village is Jodhpur which is 75 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to about 19 thousand people, among them 9982 (52%) are male and 9340 (48%) are female. 77% of the whole population are from general caste, 20% are from schedule caste and 3% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bhopalgarh village is 14%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 3496 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Bhopalgarh

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 19,322 14,947 3,838 537 2,709
Male 9,982 7,736 1,974 272 1,459
Female 9,340 7,211 1,864 265 1,250

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 1.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 19 thousand. Female population growth rate of the village is 1.8% which is 1% higher than male population growth rate of 0.8%. General caste population has decreased by -2.8%; Schedule caste population has increased by 5.5%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 726.2% and child population has decreased by -28% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Bhopalgarh

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1.3% -2.8% 5.5% 726.2% -28%
Male 0.8% -3.3% 5.3% 700% -25.6%
Female 1.8% -2.2% 5.7% 754.8% -30.7%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 936 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 932, in schedule caste is 944 and in schedule tribe is 974. There are 857 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 10 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 63 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Bhopalgarh

Total General SC ST Child
Change 10 10 3 62 -63
2011 936 932 944 974 857
2001 926 922 941 912 920

Literacy

Total about 10 thousand people in the village are literate, among them 6516 are male and 3617 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Bhopalgarh is 61%. 76% of male and 45% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 8%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 12%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Bhopalgarh

Total Male Female
Change 7.5% 3.7% 12.0%
2011 61% 76.5% 44.7%
2001 53.5% 72.8% 32.7%

Workers profile

Bhopalgarh has 42% (8186) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 48% male and 36% female population are working population. 41% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 18% of total female population are main and 18% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Bhopalgarh

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 42.4% 30.1% 12.2% 57.6%
Male 48.2% 41.4% 6.8% 51.8%
Female 36.2% 18.1% 18% 63.8%