Golasani Village, with population of 1800 is Jodhpur sub district's the 47th most populous village, located in Jodhpur sub district of Jodhpur district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Golasani village is 3 km2 and it is the 9th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 664 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Jodhpur and distance from Golasani village to Jodhpur is 12 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Golasani village is 342001. Jodhpur is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 12 km. District head quarter of the village is Jodhpur which is 12 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 1800 people, among them 942 (52%) are male and 858 (48%) are female. 95% of the whole population are from general caste, 4% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Golasani village is 15%, among them 58% are boys and 42% are girls. There are 258 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Golasani

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,800 1,717 75 8 278
Male 942 900 37 5 162
Female 858 817 38 3 116

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 44.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1246. Female population growth rate of the village is 47.9% which is 6.5% higher than male population growth rate of 41.4%. General caste population has increased by 61.4%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -44%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -83.3% and child population has increased by 19.8% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Golasani

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 44.5% 61.4% -44% -83.3% 19.8%
Male 41.4% 57.9% -49.3% -78.3% 50%
Female 47.9% 65.4% -37.7% -88% -6.5%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 911 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 908, in schedule caste is 1027 and in schedule tribe is 600. There are 716 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 40 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 432 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Golasani

Total General SC ST Child
Change 40 41 191 -487 -432
2011 911 908 1027 600 716
2001 871 867 836 1087 1148

Literacy

Total 1307 people in the village are literate, among them 722 are male and 585 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Golasani is 86%. 93% of male and 79% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 26%. Male literacy has gone up by 21% and female literacy rate has gone up by 33%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Golasani

Total Male Female
Change 25.6% 20.7% 32.7%
2011 85.9% 92.6% 78.8%
2001 60.3% 71.9% 46.1%

Workers profile

Golasani has 33% (585) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 49% male and 14% female population are working population. 46% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 4% of total female population are main and 10% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Golasani

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 32.5% 26.1% 6.4% 67.5%
Male 49% 46.3% 2.8% 51%
Female 14.3% 3.8% 10.5% 85.7%