Lochu Ka Was Village, with population of 1121 is Shahpura sub district's the 33rd least populous village, located in Shahpura sub district of Jaipur district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Lochu Ka Was village is 1 km2 and it is the 12th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 849 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Shahpura and distance from Lochu Ka Was village to Shahpura is 7 km. Pin code of Lochu Ka Was village is 303103. Shahpura is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 7 km. District head quarter of the village is Jaipur which is 58 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 1121 people, among them 581 (52%) are male and 540 (48%) are female. 74% of the whole population are from general caste, 26% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Lochu Ka Was village is 12%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 204 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Lochu Ka Was

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,121 835 286 0 134
Male 581 440 141 0 68
Female 540 395 145 0 66

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 25.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 896. Female population growth rate of the village is 27.7% which is 4.9% higher than male population growth rate of 22.8%. General caste population has increased by 20.3%; Schedule caste population has increased by 41.6% and child population has decreased by -25.6% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Lochu Ka Was

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 25.1% 20.3% 41.6% 0% -25.6%
Male 22.8% 19.6% 34.3% 0% -31.3%
Female 27.7% 21.2% 49.5% 0% -18.5%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 929 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 898, in schedule caste is 1028. There are 971 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 35 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 153 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Lochu Ka Was

Total General SC ST Child
Change 35 12 104 0 153
2011 929 898 1028 0 971
2001 894 886 924 0 818

Literacy

Total 752 people in the village are literate, among them 461 are male and 291 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Lochu Ka Was is 76%. 90% of male and 61% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 11%. Male literacy has gone up by 7% and female literacy rate has gone up by 15%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Lochu Ka Was

Total Male Female
Change 11.1% 7.0% 15.8%
2011 76.2% 89.9% 61.4%
2001 65.1% 82.9% 45.6%

Workers profile

Lochu Ka Was has 37% (419) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 45% male and 29% female population are working population. 35% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 10% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 22% of total female population are main and 7% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Lochu Ka Was

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 37.4% 28.8% 8.6% 62.6%
Male 45.1% 35.1% 10% 54.9%
Female 29.1% 22% 7% 70.9%