Goriyan Village, with population of 1562 is Sri Madhopur sub district's the 111st least populous village, located in Sri Madhopur sub district of Sikar district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Goriyan village is 3 km2 and it is the 71st smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 462 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Sri Madhopur and distance from Goriyan village to Sri Madhopur is 17 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Goriyan village is 332722. Sri Madhopur is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 17 km. District head quarter of the village is Sikar which is 56 km away.


The village is home to 1562 people, among them 831 (53%) are male and 731 (47%) are female. 62% of the whole population are from general caste, 18% are from schedule caste and 20% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Goriyan village is 14%, among them 58% are boys and 42% are girls. There are 307 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 21.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1282. Female population growth rate of the village is 17.5% which is -8.4% lower than male population growth rate of 25.9%. General caste population has increased by 22.6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 26.5%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 15.7% and child population has decreased by 0% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 880 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 906, in schedule caste is 808 and in schedule tribe is 867. There are 731 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 62 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 69 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 1047 people in the village are literate, among them 632 are male and 415 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Goriyan is 78%. 90% of male and 65% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by -1%. Male literacy has gone down by -1% and female literacy rate has gone down by -1%.

Workers profile

Goriyan has 31% (480) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 43% male and 16% female population are working population. 36% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 8% of total female population are main and 9% are marginal workers.