Dhanota Village, with population of 5827 is Shahpura sub district's the 6th most populous village, located in Shahpura sub district of Jaipur district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Dhanota village is 4 km2 and it is the 47th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1349 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Shahpura and distance from Dhanota village to Shahpura is 38 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Dhanota village is 303803. Shahpura is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 38 km. District head quarter of the village is Jaipur which is 55 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 5827 people, among them 3082 (53%) are male and 2745 (47%) are female. 67% of the whole population are from general caste, 30% are from schedule caste and 2% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Dhanota village is 14%, among them 57% are boys and 43% are girls. There are 901 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Dhanota

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 5,827 3,924 1,766 137 826
Male 3,082 2,062 947 73 471
Female 2,745 1,862 819 64 355

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 16% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 5024. Female population growth rate of the village is 14.7% which is -2.5% lower than male population growth rate of 17.2%. General caste population has increased by 14.8%; Schedule caste population has increased by 16.1%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 63.1% and child population has decreased by -10.4% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Dhanota

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 16% 14.8% 16.1% 63.1% -10.4%
Male 17.2% 16.2% 16.6% 69.8% 1.1%
Female 14.7% 13.3% 15.5% 56.1% -22.1%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 891 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 903, in schedule caste is 865 and in schedule tribe is 877. There are 754 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 19 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 225 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Dhanota

Total General SC ST Child
Change -19 -23 -8 -76 -225
2011 891 903 865 877 754
2001 910 926 873 953 979

Literacy

Total 3754 people in the village are literate, among them 2284 are male and 1470 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Dhanota is 75%. 87% of male and 62% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 12%. Male literacy has gone up by 7% and female literacy rate has gone up by 19%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Dhanota

Total Male Female
Change 12.4% 7.2% 18.4%
2011 75.1% 87.5% 61.5%
2001 62.7% 80.3% 43.1%

Workers profile

Dhanota has 34% (1961) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 46% male and 20% female population are working population. 39% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 17% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Dhanota

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 33.7% 28.6% 5.1% 66.3%
Male 45.5% 39.2% 6.3% 54.5%
Female 20.3% 16.6% 3.7% 79.7%