Sorsan Village, with population of 2595 is Antah sub district's the 5th most populous village, located in Antah sub district of Baran district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Sorsan village is 30 km2 and it is the biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 87 persons per km2.
Nearest town of the village is Antah and distance from Sorsan village to Antah is 20 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Sorsan village is 325202. Antah is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 20 km. District head quarter of the village is Baran which is 40 km away. 4.64 square kilometer (16%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.
The village is home to 2595 people, among them 1361 (52%) are male and 1234 (48%) are female. 64% of the whole population are from general caste, 18% are from schedule caste and 18% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Sorsan village is 15%, among them 49% are boys and 51% are girls. There are 507 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.
Growth of population
Population of the village has increased by 1.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2550. Female population growth rate of the village is 3.4% which is 3.1% higher than male population growth rate of 0.3%. General caste population has increased by 2.5%; Schedule caste population has increased by 7%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -5.5% and child population has decreased by -16.5% in the village since last census.
Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male
As of 2011 census there are 907 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 867, in schedule caste is 946 and in schedule tribe is 1017. There are 1026 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 28 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 124 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.
Total 1480 people in the village are literate, among them 979 are male and 501 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Sorsan is 67%. 84% of male and 48% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 6%. Male literacy has gone up by 4% and female literacy rate has gone up by 9%.
Sorsan has 43% (1118) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 51% male and 34% female population are working population. 41% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 10% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 11% of total female population are main and 23% are marginal workers.