Nithara Village, with population of 2413 is Shahpura sub district's the 31st most populous village, located in Shahpura sub district of Jaipur district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Nithara village is 7 km2 and it is the 15th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 323 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Shahpura and distance from Nithara village to Shahpura is 8 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Nithara village is 303103. Shahpura is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 8 km. District head quarter of the village is Jaipur which is 55 km away. 1.05 square kilometer (14%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 2413 people, among them 1261 (52%) are male and 1152 (48%) are female. 78% of the whole population are from general caste, 18% are from schedule caste and 4% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Nithara village is 13%, among them 55% are boys and 45% are girls. There are 337 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Nithara

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,413 1,893 425 95 318
Male 1,261 977 232 52 175
Female 1,152 916 193 43 143

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 8.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2219. Female population growth rate of the village is 7.8% which is -1.9% lower than male population growth rate of 9.7%. General caste population has increased by 7.8%; Schedule caste population has increased by 9.8%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 25% and child population has decreased by -3.6% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Nithara

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 9 8 10 25 -4
Male 10 7 18 33 2
Female 8 9 1 16 -10

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 938, in schedule caste is 832 and in schedule tribe is 827. There are 817 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 16 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 113 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Nithara

Total General SC ST Child
Change -16 19 -142 -122 -113
2011 914 938 832 827 817
2001 930 919 974 949 930

Literacy

Total 1450 people in the village are literate, among them 927 are male and 523 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Nithara is 69%. 85% of male and 52% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 2%. Male literacy has gone up by 2% and female literacy rate has gone down by 1%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Nithara

Total Male Female
Change 2 3 1
2011 69 85 52
2001 67 83 51

Workers profile

Nithara has 41% (992) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 47% male and 35% female population are working population. 45% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 31% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Nithara

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 41 39 3 59
Male 47 45 2 53
Female 35 31 4 65