Dheekani Village, with population of 148 is Raipur sub district's the 3rd least populous village, located in Raipur sub district of Bhilwara district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Dheekani village is 5 km2 and it is the 43rd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 31 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Bhilwara and distance from Dheekani village to Bhilwara is 80 km. Pin code of Dheekani village is 311803. Raipur is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 4 km. District head quarter of the village is Bhilwara which is 80 km away.


The village is home to 148 people, among them 70 (47%) are male and 78 (53%) are female. 97% of the whole population are from general caste and 3% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Dheekani village is 13%, among them 32% are boys and 68% are girls. There are 37 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -17.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 179. Female population growth rate of the village is -10.3% which is 13.6% higher than male population growth rate of -23.9%. General caste population has decreased by -19.6% and child population has decreased by -45.7% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1114 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1118, and in schedule tribe is 1000. There are 2167 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 168 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 1325 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 67 people in the village are literate, among them 41 are male and 26 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Dheekani is 52%. 64% 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 -9% and female literacy rate has gone up by 6%.

Workers profile

Dheekani has 24% (36) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 46% male and 5% female population are working population. 29% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 17% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 1% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.