15 Lks Village, with population of 4673 is Suratgarh sub district's the 2nd most populous village, located in Suratgarh sub district of Ganganagar district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of 15 Lks village is 4 km2 and it is the 191st biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1253 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Pilibanga and distance from 15 Lks village to Pilibanga is 20 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of 15 Lks village is 335803. Suratgarh is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 35 km. District head quarter of the village is Ganganagar which is 50 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 4673 people, among them 2427 (52%) are male and 2246 (48%) are female. 57% of the whole population are from general caste, 43% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of 15 Lks village is 14%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 806 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - 15 Lks

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 4,673 2,649 2,019 5 646
Male 2,427 1,390 1,033 4 350
Female 2,246 1,259 986 1 296

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 10.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 4233. Female population growth rate of the village is 9.1% which is -2.5% lower than male population growth rate of 11.6%. General caste population has increased by 5.5%; Schedule caste population has increased by 18.4%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -72.2% and child population has decreased by -15.3% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - 15 Lks

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 10 6 18 -72 -15
Male 12 7 19 -50 -10
Female 9 4 18 -90 -21

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 925 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 906, in schedule caste is 955 and in schedule tribe is 250. There are 846 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 22 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 115 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - 15 Lks

Total General SC ST Child
Change -22 -31 -5 -1,000 -115
2011 925 906 955 250 846
2001 947 937 960 1,250 961

Literacy

Total 2531 people in the village are literate, among them 1502 are male and 1029 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of 15 Lks is 63%. 72% of male and 53% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 8%. Male literacy has gone up by 5% and female literacy rate has gone up by 11%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - 15 Lks

Total Male Female
Change 8 5 11
2011 63 72 53
2001 55 67 42

Workers profile

15 Lks has 47% (2209) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 54% male and 40% female population are working population. 52% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 20% of total female population are main and 20% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - 15 Lks

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 47 37 10 53
Male 54 53 2 46
Female 40 20 20 60