Devan Village, with population of 6657 is Shahpura sub district's the 3rd most populous village, located in Shahpura sub district of Jaipur district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Devan village is 13 km2 and it is the 4th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 519 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Shahpura and distance from Devan village to Shahpura is 6 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Devan village is 303103. Shahpura is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 6 km. District head quarter of the village is Jaipur which is 70 km away. 2.59 square kilometer (20%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 6657 people, among them 3484 (52%) are male and 3173 (48%) are female. 76% of the whole population are from general caste, 20% are from schedule caste and 4% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Devan village is 16%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 1111 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Devan

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 6,657 5,079 1,341 237 1,087
Male 3,484 2,661 700 123 591
Female 3,173 2,418 641 114 496

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 28.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 5192. Female population growth rate of the village is 27.2% which is -2% lower than male population growth rate of 29.2%. General caste population has increased by 29.4%; Schedule caste population has increased by 32.6%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -7.4% and child population has increased by 7.5% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Devan

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 28 29 33 -7 8
Male 29 30 37 -8 12
Female 27 29 28 -7 3

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 911 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 909, in schedule caste is 916 and in schedule tribe is 927. There are 839 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 14 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 72 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Devan

Total General SC ST Child
Change -14 -3 -62 2 -72
2011 911 909 916 927 839
2001 925 912 978 925 911

Literacy

Total 3804 people in the village are literate, among them 2479 are male and 1325 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Devan is 68%. 86% of male and 49% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by -1%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone down by -4%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Devan

Total Male Female
Change -1 3 -4
2011 68 86 50
2001 69 83 53

Workers profile

Devan has 38% (2554) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 44% male and 32% female population are working population. 40% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 26% of total female population are main and 6% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Devan

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 38 34 5 62
Male 44 40 4 56
Female 32 26 6 68