Neejhar Village, with population of 1114 is Shahpura sub district's the 32nd least populous village, located in Shahpura sub district of Jaipur district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Neejhar village is 4 km2 and it is the 39th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 313 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Shahpura and distance from Neejhar village to Shahpura is 8 km. Pin code of Neejhar village is 303119. Shahpura is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 8 km. District head quarter of the village is Jaipur which is 68 km away. 0.31 square kilometer (9%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 1114 people, among them 587 (53%) are male and 527 (47%) are female. 73% of the whole population are from general caste, 26% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Neejhar village is 17%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 166 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Neejhar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,114 810 288 16 190
Male 587 423 153 11 101
Female 527 387 135 5 89

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 59.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 697. Female population growth rate of the village is 54.1% which is -11.3% lower than male population growth rate of 65.4%. General caste population has increased by 53.7%; Schedule caste population has increased by 82.3%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 33.3% and child population has increased by 54.5% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Neejhar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 60 54 82 33 55
Male 65 60 80 83 46
Female 54 47 85 -17 65

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 898 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 915, in schedule caste is 882 and in schedule tribe is 455. There are 881 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 65 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 98 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Neejhar

Total General SC ST Child
Change -65 -81 23 -545 98
2011 898 915 882 455 881
2001 963 996 859 1,000 783

Literacy

Total 647 people in the village are literate, among them 418 are male and 229 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Neejhar is 70%. 86% of male and 52% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by -3%. Male literacy has gone up by 2% and female literacy rate has gone down by -11%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Neejhar

Total Male Female
Change -3 2 -10
2011 70 86 52
2001 73 84 63

Workers profile

Neejhar has 39% (431) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 44% male and 33% female population are working population. 38% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 27% of total female population are main and 6% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Neejhar

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 39 33 6 61
Male 44 38 6 56
Female 33 27 6 67