Mashala Village, with population of 438 is Phalodi sub district's the 128th least populous village, located in Phalodi sub district of Jodhpur district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Mashala village is 8 km2 and it is the 196th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 53 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Phalodi and distance from Mashala village to Phalodi is 60 km. Pin code of Mashala village is 342301. Phalodi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 60 km. District head quarter of the village is Jodhpur which is 200 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 438 people, among them 223 (51%) are male and 215 (49%) are female. 100% of the whole population are from general caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Mashala village is 19%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 76 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Mashala

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 438 438 0 0 83
Male 223 223 0 0 45
Female 215 215 0 0 38

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 67.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 262. Female population growth rate of the village is 68% which is 1.6% higher than male population growth rate of 66.4%. General caste population has increased by 67.2% and child population has increased by 36.1% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Mashala

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 67 67 0 0 36
Male 66 66 0 0 96
Female 68 68 0 0 0

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 964 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 964,. There are 844 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 9 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 808 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Mashala

Total General SC ST Child
Change 9 9 0 0 -808
2011 964 964 0 0 844
2001 955 955 0 0 1,652

Literacy

Total 193 people in the village are literate, among them 121 are male and 72 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Mashala is 54%. 68% of male and 41% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 32%. Male literacy has gone up by 35% and female literacy rate has gone up by 32%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Mashala

Total Male Female
Change 32 35 32
2011 54 68 41
2001 22 33 9

Workers profile

Mashala has 36% (156) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 46% male and 25% female population are working population. 43% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 1% of total female population are main and 23% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Mashala

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 36 23 13 64
Male 46 44 3 54
Female 25 1 23 75