Sarwan Village, with population of 6138 is Banswara sub district's the 4th most populous village, located in Banswara sub district of Banswara district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Sarwan village is 15 km2 and it is the 6th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 407 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Banswara and distance from Sarwan village to Banswara is 30 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Sarwan village is 327001. Banswara is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 30 km. District head quarter of the village is Banswara which is 30 km away. 3.11 square kilometer (21%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.


The village is home to 6138 people, among them 3174 (52%) are male and 2964 (48%) are female. 7% of the whole population are from general caste, 4% are from schedule caste and 89% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Sarwan village is 19%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 1278 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 31.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 4676. Female population growth rate of the village is 34.7% which is 6.5% higher than male population growth rate of 28.2%. General caste population has decreased by -44.7%; Schedule caste population has increased by 0.4%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 49.5% and child population has increased by 22.2% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 934 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 928, in schedule caste is 894 and in schedule tribe is 936. There are 912 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 45 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 1 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 2445 people in the village are literate, among them 1551 are male and 894 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Sarwan is 49%. 61% of male and 37% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 11%. Male literacy has gone up by 10% and female literacy rate has gone up by 14%.

Workers profile

Sarwan has 51% (3108) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 51% male and 50% female population are working population. 23% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 28% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 8% of total female population are main and 43% are marginal workers.