Gonakasar Village, with population of 972 is Shahpura sub district's the 24th least populous village, located in Shahpura sub district of Jaipur district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Gonakasar village is 3 km2 and it is the 35th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 285 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Shahpura and distance from Gonakasar village to Shahpura is 24 km. Pin code of Gonakasar village is 303806. Shahpura is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 24 km. District head quarter of the village is Jaipur which is 60 km away. 0.43 square kilometer (13%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 972 people, among them 487 (50%) are male and 485 (50%) are female. 92% of the whole population are from general caste, 5% are from schedule caste and 3% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Gonakasar village is 17%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 128 households in the village and an average 8 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Gonakasar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 972 893 52 27 164
Male 487 452 24 11 88
Female 485 441 28 16 76

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -3.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1003. Female population growth rate of the village is 2.5% which is 10.6% higher than male population growth rate of -8.1%. General caste population has increased by 3.6%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -37.3%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -53.4% and child population has decreased by -16.3% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Gonakasar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -3 4 -37 -53 -16
Male -8 -0 -51 -61 -15
Female 3 8 -18 -47 -17

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 996 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 976, in schedule caste is 1167 and in schedule tribe is 1455. There are 864 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 104 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 21 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Gonakasar

Total General SC ST Child
Change 104 73 473 384 -21
2011 996 976 1,167 1,455 864
2001 892 903 694 1,071 885

Literacy

Total 517 people in the village are literate, among them 336 are male and 181 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Gonakasar is 64%. 84% of male and 44% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 11%. Male literacy has gone up by 4% and female literacy rate has gone up by 22%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Gonakasar

Total Male Female
Change 11 4 23
2011 64 84 44
2001 53 80 22

Workers profile

Gonakasar has 48% (471) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 47% male and 50% female population are working population. 40% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 28% of total female population are main and 22% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Gonakasar

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 49 34 15 52
Male 47 40 7 53
Female 50 28 22 50