Santoshpura Village, with population of 970 is Sri Madhopur sub district's the 77th least populous village, located in Sri Madhopur sub district of Sikar district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Santoshpura village is 4 km2 and it is the 80th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 255 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Sri Madhopur and distance from Santoshpura village to Sri Madhopur is 25 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Santoshpura village is 332404. Sri Madhopur is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 25 km. District head quarter of the village is Sikar which is 60 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 970 people, among them 490 (51%) are male and 480 (49%) are female. 71% of the whole population are from general caste, 17% are from schedule caste and 12% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Santoshpura village is 12%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are 161 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 2.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 943. Female population growth rate of the village is 3.2% which is 0.7% higher than male population growth rate of 2.5%. General caste population has decreased by -2.4%; Schedule caste population has increased by 33.9%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 2.7% and child population has increased by 6.1% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 980 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1015, in schedule caste is 884 and in schedule tribe is 917. There are 984 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 7 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 308 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Literacy

Total 602 people in the village are literate, among them 362 are male and 240 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Santoshpura is 71%. 84% of male and 57% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by -3%. Male literacy has gone down by 1% and female literacy rate has gone down by -8%.

Workers profile

Santoshpura has 28% (274) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 48% male and 9% female population are working population. 42% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 6% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.