Jharokha Village, with population of 92 is Gudha Malani sub district's the 2nd least populous village, located in Gudha Malani sub district of Barmer district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Jharokha village is 2 km2 and it is the 38th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 37 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Balotra and distance from Jharokha village to Balotra is 53 km. Pin code of Jharokha village is 344033. Gudha Malani is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 81 km. District head quarter of the village is Barmer which is 90 km away. 0.11 square kilometer (4%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 92 people, among them 42 (46%) are male and 50 (54%) are female. 100% of the whole population are from general caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Jharokha village is 20%, among them 44% are boys and 56% are girls. There are 13 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Jharokha

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 92 92 0 0 18
Male 42 42 0 0 8
Female 50 50 0 0 10

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 67.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 55. Female population growth rate of the village is 66.7% which is -1.3% lower than male population growth rate of 68%. General caste population has increased by 67.3% and child population has increased by 50% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Jharokha

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 67.3% 67.3% 0% 0% 50%
Male 68% 68% 0% 0% 100%
Female 66.7% 66.7% 0% 0% 25%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1190 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1190,. There are 1250 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 10 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 750 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Jharokha

Total General SC ST Child
Change -10 -10 0 0 -750
2011 1190 1190 0 0 1250
2001 1200 1200 0 0 2000

Literacy

Total 37 people in the village are literate, among them 18 are male and 19 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Jharokha is 50%. 53% of male and 48% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by -27%. Male literacy has gone down by -28% and female literacy rate has gone down by -25%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Jharokha

Total Male Female
Change -26.7% -28.1% -25.2%
2011 50% 52.9% 47.5%
2001 76.7% 81% 72.7%

Workers profile

Jharokha has 53% (49) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 60% male and 48% female population are working population. 26% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 33% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 6% of total female population are main and 42% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Jharokha

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 53.3% 15.2% 38% 46.7%
Male 59.5% 26.2% 33.3% 40.5%
Female 48% 6% 42% 52%