Kant Village, with population of 3441 is Shahpura sub district's the 19th most populous village, located in Shahpura sub district of Jaipur district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Kant village is 6 km2 and it is the 29th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 572 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Shahpura and distance from Kant village to Shahpura is 5 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Kant village is 303103. Shahpura is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 5 km. District head quarter of the village is Jaipur which is 65 km away. 0.56 square kilometer (9%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 3441 people, among them 1798 (52%) are male and 1643 (48%) are female. 85% of the whole population are from general caste, 9% are from schedule caste and 6% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kant village is 13%, among them 56% are boys and 44% are girls. There are 513 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kant

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 3,441 2,924 298 219 437
Male 1,798 1,526 152 120 244
Female 1,643 1,398 146 99 193

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 17.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2923. Female population growth rate of the village is 18.1% which is 0.7% higher than male population growth rate of 17.4%. General caste population has increased by 17.5%; Schedule caste population has increased by 13.7%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 26.6% and child population has decreased by -23.2% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kant

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 18 18 14 27 -23
Male 17 17 9 30 -12
Female 18 18 20 22 -34

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 914 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 916, in schedule caste is 961 and in schedule tribe is 825. There are 791 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 6 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 263 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kant

Total General SC ST Child
Change 6 2 90 -55 -263
2011 914 916 961 825 791
2001 908 914 871 880 1,054

Literacy

Total 2017 people in the village are literate, among them 1296 are male and 721 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kant is 67%. 83% of male and 50% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 9%. Male literacy has gone up by 7% and female literacy rate has gone up by 12%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kant

Total Male Female
Change 9 7 12
2011 67 83 50
2001 58 76 38

Workers profile

Kant has 35% (1200) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 42% male and 28% female population are working population. 39% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 21% of total female population are main and 6% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kant

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 35 31 4 65
Male 42 39 2 59
Female 28 21 6 72