Padroo Village, with population of about 11 thousand is Siwana sub district's the 3rd most populous village, located in Siwana sub district of Barmer district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Padroo village is 56 km2 and it is the biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 189 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Balotra and distance from Padroo village to Balotra is 48 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Padroo village is 344801. Siwana is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 39 km. District head quarter of the village is Barmer which is 103 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to about 11 thousand people, among them 5546 (53%) are male and 4982 (47%) are female. 72% of the whole population are from general caste, 21% are from schedule caste and 7% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Padroo village is 20%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 1695 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Padroo

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 10,528 7,578 2,228 722 2,063
Male 5,546 4,002 1,161 383 1,103
Female 4,982 3,576 1,067 339 960

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 25.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 8395. Female population growth rate of the village is 24.9% which is -1% lower than male population growth rate of 25.9%. General caste population has increased by 24.1%; Schedule caste population has increased by 19.9%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 66.7% and child population has increased by 8.9% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Padroo

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 25.4% 24.1% 19.9% 66.7% 8.9%
Male 25.9% 24.4% 20.2% 72.5% 17%
Female 24.9% 23.9% 19.6% 60.7% 0.8%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 898 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 894, in schedule caste is 919 and in schedule tribe is 885. There are 870 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 7 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 140 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Padroo

Total General SC ST Child
Change -7 -3 -4 -65 -140
2011 898 894 919 885 870
2001 905 897 923 950 1010

Literacy

Total 4692 people in the village are literate, among them 3103 are male and 1589 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Padroo is 55%. 70% of male and 40% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by -1%. Male literacy has gone down by 1% and female literacy rate has gone down by -2%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Padroo

Total Male Female
Change -1.0% 0.5% -2.1%
2011 55.4% 69.8% 39.5%
2001 56.4% 69.3% 41.6%

Workers profile

Padroo has 42% (4438) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 49% male and 35% female population are working population. 46% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 21% of total female population are main and 14% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Padroo

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 42.2% 34.2% 8% 57.8%
Male 48.7% 46% 2.8% 51.3%
Female 34.8% 21.1% 13.8% 65.2%