Karera Village, with population of 8882 is Mandal sub district's the 3rd most populous village, located in Mandal sub district of Bhilwara district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Karera village is 39 km2 and it is the biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 230 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Asind and distance from Karera village to Asind is 35 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Karera village is 311804. Mandal is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 45 km. District head quarter of the village is Bhilwara which is 58 km away. 5.55 square kilometer (14%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 8882 people, among them 4443 (50%) are male and 4439 (50%) are female. 79% of the whole population are from general caste, 18% are from schedule caste and 2% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Karera village is 14%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 1794 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 6.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 8324. Female population growth rate of the village is 6% which is -1.4% lower than male population growth rate of 7.4%. General caste population has increased by 2.3%; Schedule caste population has increased by 27.4%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 29% and child population has decreased by -5.7% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 999 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1009, in schedule caste is 961 and in schedule tribe is 964. There are 906 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 13 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 219 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Literacy

Total 5451 people in the village are literate, among them 3120 are male and 2331 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Karera is 71%. 82% of male and 60% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 10%. Male literacy has gone up by 5% and female literacy rate has gone up by 16%.

Workers profile

Karera has 44% (3902) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 56% male and 32% female population are working population. 53% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 23% of total female population are main and 9% are marginal workers.