Mahar Khurd Village, with population of 2332 is Shahpura sub district's the 32nd most populous village, located in Shahpura sub district of Jaipur district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Mahar Khurd village is 5 km2 and it is the 44th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 507 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Shahpura and distance from Mahar Khurd village to Shahpura is 40 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Mahar Khurd village is 303806. Shahpura is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 40 km. District head quarter of the village is Jaipur which is 50 km away. 0.26 square kilometer (6%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 2332 people, among them 1228 (53%) are male and 1104 (47%) are female. 69% of the whole population are from general caste, 21% are from schedule caste and 10% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Mahar Khurd village is 16%, among them 56% are boys and 44% are girls. There are 417 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Mahar Khurd

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,332 1,617 485 230 363
Male 1,228 862 252 114 205
Female 1,104 755 233 116 158

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -5.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2473. Female population growth rate of the village is -5.8% which is -0.2% lower than male population growth rate of -5.6%. General caste population has decreased by -16.7%; Schedule caste population has increased by 41.4%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 21.7% and child population has decreased by -22.6% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Mahar Khurd

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -6 -17 41 22 -23
Male -6 -17 41 30 -15
Female -6 -17 42 15 -31

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 899 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 876, in schedule caste is 925 and in schedule tribe is 1018. There are 771 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 2 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 183 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Mahar Khurd

Total General SC ST Child
Change -2 -1 9 -130 -183
2011 899 876 925 1,018 771
2001 901 877 916 1,148 954

Literacy

Total 1284 people in the village are literate, among them 811 are male and 473 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Mahar Khurd is 65%. 79% of male and 50% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by -1%. Male literacy has gone down by -4% and female literacy rate has gone up by 3%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Mahar Khurd

Total Male Female
Change -1 -4 3
2011 65 79 50
2001 66 83 47

Workers profile

Mahar Khurd has 43% (1003) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 49% male and 36% female population are working population. 45% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 19% of total female population are main and 16% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Mahar Khurd

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 43 33 10 57
Male 49 45 4 51
Female 36 19 17 64