Jashma Village, with population of 4747 is Kapasan sub district's the 4th most populous village, located in Kapasan sub district of Chittaurgarh district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Jashma village is 28 km2 and it is the biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 171 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Kapasan and distance from Jashma village to Kapasan is 11 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Jashma village is 312202. Kapasan is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 11 km. District head quarter of the village is Chittaurgarh which is 43 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 4747 people, among them 2422 (51%) are male and 2325 (49%) are female. 75% of the whole population are from general caste, 23% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Jashma village is 13%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 987 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Jashma

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 4,747 3,574 1,102 71 625
Male 2,422 1,828 562 32 327
Female 2,325 1,746 540 39 298

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 11.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 4248. Female population growth rate of the village is 10.2% which is -3% lower than male population growth rate of 13.2%. General caste population has increased by 7.1%; Schedule caste population has increased by 27.5%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 51.1% and child population has increased by 9.6% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Jashma

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 12 7 28 51 10
Male 13 9 28 60 15
Female 10 5 27 44 5

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 960 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 955, in schedule caste is 961 and in schedule tribe is 1219. There are 911 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 26 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 89 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Jashma

Total General SC ST Child
Change -26 -31 -7 -131 -89
2011 960 955 961 1,219 911
2001 986 986 968 1,350 1,000

Literacy

Total 2545 people in the village are literate, among them 1630 are male and 915 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Jashma is 62%. 78% of male and 45% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 7%. Male literacy has gone up by 4% and female literacy rate has gone up by 9%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Jashma

Total Male Female
Change 6 3 9
2011 62 78 45
2001 55 74 36

Workers profile

Jashma has 55% (2623) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 61% male and 50% female population are working population. 57% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 45% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Jashma

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 55 51 4 45
Male 61 57 4 39
Female 50 45 5 50