Chharsa Village, with population of 3606 is Shahpura sub district's the 18th most populous village, located in Shahpura sub district of Jaipur district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Chharsa village is 7 km2 and it is the 22nd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 546 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Shahpura and distance from Chharsa village to Shahpura is 18 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Chharsa village is 303120. Shahpura is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 18 km. District head quarter of the village is Jaipur which is 60 km away. 0.58 square kilometer (9%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 3606 people, among them 1915 (53%) are male and 1691 (47%) are female. 82% of the whole population are from general caste, 13% are from schedule caste and 5% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Chharsa village is 14%, among them 55% are boys and 45% are girls. There are 599 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Chharsa

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 3,606 2,947 476 183 509
Male 1,915 1,541 273 101 280
Female 1,691 1,406 203 82 229

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 11.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 3234. Female population growth rate of the village is 10.7% which is -1.6% lower than male population growth rate of 12.3%. General caste population has increased by 10%; Schedule caste population has increased by 9.4%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 51.2% and child population has decreased by -16.8% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Chharsa

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 12 10 9 51 -17
Male 12 10 15 55 -15
Female 11 10 3 46 -19

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 883 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 912, in schedule caste is 744 and in schedule tribe is 812. There are 818 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 13 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 31 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Chharsa

Total General SC ST Child
Change -13 3 -84 -50 -31
2011 883 912 744 812 818
2001 896 909 828 862 849

Literacy

Total 2187 people in the village are literate, among them 1400 are male and 787 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Chharsa is 71%. 86% of male and 54% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 5%. Male literacy has gone up by 6% and female literacy rate has gone up by 5%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Chharsa

Total Male Female
Change 5 5 4
2011 71 86 54
2001 66 80 50

Workers profile

Chharsa has 45% (1640) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 48% male and 43% female population are working population. 45% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 28% of total female population are main and 15% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Chharsa

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 46 37 9 55
Male 48 45 3 52
Female 43 28 15 57