Bhikhawala Village, with population of 871 is Shahpura sub district's the 18th least populous village, located in Shahpura sub district of Jaipur district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Bhikhawala village is 3 km2 and it is the 27th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 342 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Shahpura and distance from Bhikhawala village to Shahpura is 15 km. Pin code of Bhikhawala village is 303120. Shahpura is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 15 km. District head quarter of the village is Jaipur which is 60 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 871 people, among them 466 (54%) are male and 405 (46%) are female. 95% of the whole population are from general caste, 5% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bhikhawala village is 17%, among them 55% are boys and 45% are girls. There are 132 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Bhikhawala

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 871 831 40 0 145
Male 466 446 20 0 80
Female 405 385 20 0 65

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 26.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 689. Female population growth rate of the village is 28.2% which is 3.3% higher than male population growth rate of 24.9%. General caste population has increased by 24.4%; Schedule caste population has increased by 90.5% and child population has increased by 30.6% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Bhikhawala

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 26.4% 24.4% 90.5% 0% 30.6%
Male 24.9% 23.2% 81.8% 0% 48.1%
Female 28.2% 25.8% 100% 0% 14%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 869 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 863, in schedule caste is 1000. There are 813 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 22 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 243 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Bhikhawala

Total General SC ST Child
Change 22 18 91 0 -243
2011 869 863 1000 0 813
2001 847 845 909 0 1056

Literacy

Total 508 people in the village are literate, among them 330 are male and 178 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Bhikhawala is 70%. 85% of male and 52% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by -2%. Male literacy has gone down by 0% and female literacy rate has gone down by -4%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Bhikhawala

Total Male Female
Change -1.8% 0.5% -3.2%
2011 70% 85.5% 52.4%
2001 71.8% 85% 55.6%

Workers profile

Bhikhawala has 49% (425) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 45% male and 53% female population are working population. 37% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 9% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 4% of total female population are main and 49% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Bhikhawala

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 48.8% 21.6% 27.2% 51.2%
Male 45.5% 36.9% 8.6% 54.5%
Female 52.6% 4% 48.6% 47.4%