Palran Village, with population of 2346 is Raipur sub district's the 10th most populous village, located in Raipur sub district of Bhilwara district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Palran village is 10 km2 and it is the 12th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 233 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Bhilwara and distance from Palran village to Bhilwara is 78 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Palran village is 311803. Raipur is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 7 km. District head quarter of the village is Bhilwara which is 78 km away.


The village is home to 2346 people, among them 1162 (50%) are male and 1184 (50%) are female. 76% of the whole population are from general caste, 14% are from schedule caste and 10% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Palran village is 16%, among them 55% are boys and 45% are girls. There are 421 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 13.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2065. Female population growth rate of the village is 14.8% which is 2.4% higher than male population growth rate of 12.4%. General caste population has increased by 10.2%; Schedule caste population has increased by 27.8%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 24.1% and child population has decreased by -2.9% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1019 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1027, in schedule caste is 975 and in schedule tribe is 1017. There are 806 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 22 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 189 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 912 people in the village are literate, among them 583 are male and 329 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Palran is 46%. 61% of male and 32% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 14%. Male literacy has gone up by 9% and female literacy rate has gone up by 20%.

Workers profile

Palran has 53% (1243) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 53% male and 53% female population are working population. 46% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 38% of total female population are main and 15% are marginal workers.