Watika Village, with population of about 11 thousand is Sanganer sub district's the most populous village, located in Sanganer sub district of Jaipur district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Watika village is 22 km2 and it is the biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 480 persons per km2.
Nearest town of the village is Jaipur and distance from Watika village to Jaipur is 30 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Watika village is 303905. Sanganer 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 30 km away.
The village is home to about 11 thousand people, among them 5511 (52%) are male and 5079 (48%) are female. 60% of the whole population are from general caste, 24% are from schedule caste and 16% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Watika village is 15%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 1677 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.
Growth of population
Population of the village has increased by 27.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 8292. Female population growth rate of the village is 28.1% which is 0.7% higher than male population growth rate of 27.4%. General caste population has increased by 23.6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 42.7%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 24.2% and child population has increased by 9% in the village since last census.
Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male
As of 2011 census there are 922 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 924, in schedule caste is 922 and in schedule tribe is 911. There are 842 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 6 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 124 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.
Total 6465 people in the village are literate, among them 3879 are male and 2586 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Watika is 72%. 83% of male and 59% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 12%. Male literacy has gone up by 6% and female literacy rate has gone up by 18%.
Watika has 36% (3851) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 47% male and 24% female population are working population. 39% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 9% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 14% of total female population are main and 10% are marginal workers.