Kishanganj Village, with population of 7944 is Kishanganj sub district's the 3rd most populous village, located in Kishanganj sub district of Baran district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Kishanganj village is 24 km2 and it is the 8th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 327 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Baran and distance from Kishanganj village to Baran is 30 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Kishanganj village is 325216. Kishanganj is the sub district head quarter of the village. District head quarter of the village is Baran which is 30 km away. 8.37 square kilometer (35%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.


The village is home to 7944 people, among them 4049 (51%) are male and 3895 (49%) are female. 65% of the whole population are from general caste, 23% are from schedule caste and 12% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kishanganj village is 13%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 1571 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 21.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 6540. Female population growth rate of the village is 24.8% which is 6.3% higher than male population growth rate of 18.5%. General caste population has increased by 18.7%; Schedule caste population has increased by 12.9%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 69.5% and child population has decreased by -2.3% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 962 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 932, in schedule caste is 939 and in schedule tribe is 1211. There are 977 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 49 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 29 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 5186 people in the village are literate, among them 3055 are male and 2131 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kishanganj is 75%. 87% of male and 63% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 4%. Male literacy has gone up by 2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 8%.

Workers profile

Kishanganj has 34% (2737) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 51% male and 17% female population are working population. 38% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 13% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 6% of total female population are main and 11% are marginal workers.