Chanani Village, with population of 1238 is Niwai sub district's the 49th most populous village, located in Niwai sub district of Tonk district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Chanani village is 7 km2 and it is the 46th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 190 persons per km2.

Nearest railway station is Chanani which is within the village. Nearest town of the village is Niwai and distance from Chanani village to Niwai is 20 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Chanani village is 304021. Niwai is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 20 km. District head quarter of the village is Tonk which is 50 km away.


The village is home to 1238 people, among them 622 (50%) are male and 616 (50%) are female. 79% of the whole population are from general caste, 12% are from schedule caste and 9% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Chanani village is 14%, among them 47% are boys and 53% are girls. There are 216 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 22% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1015. Female population growth rate of the village is 26.2% which is 8.2% higher than male population growth rate of 18%. General caste population has increased by 22.2%; Schedule caste population has increased by 50.5%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -4.3% and child population has decreased by -6.5% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 990 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 992, in schedule caste is 1082 and in schedule tribe is 864. There are 1148 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 64 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 531 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 918 people in the village are literate, among them 514 are male and 404 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Chanani is 86%. 95% of male and 77% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 25%. Male literacy has gone up by 14% and female literacy rate has gone up by 36%.

Workers profile

Chanani has 53% (655) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 54% male and 52% female population are working population. 51% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 49% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.