Keshar Pura Village, with population of 316 is Phalodi sub district's the 69th least populous village, located in Phalodi sub district of Jodhpur district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Keshar Pura village is 7 km2 and it is the 157th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 43 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Phalodi and distance from Keshar Pura village to Phalodi is 48 km. Pin code of Keshar Pura village is 342307. Phalodi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 48 km. District head quarter of the village is Jodhpur which is 183 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 316 people, among them 177 (56%) are male and 139 (44%) are female. 78% of the whole population are from general caste, 2% are from schedule caste and 21% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Keshar Pura village is 20%, among them 58% are boys and 42% are girls. There are 72 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Keshar Pura

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 316 245 6 65 64
Male 177 140 4 33 37
Female 139 105 2 32 27

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -70.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1061. Female population growth rate of the village is -71.6% which is -2.6% lower than male population growth rate of -69%. General caste population has decreased by -71.7%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -94.8%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -17.7% and child population has decreased by -78.5% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Keshar Pura

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -70 -72 -95 -18 -79
Male -69 -70 -94 -13 -75
Female -72 -74 -96 -22 -82

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 785 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 750, in schedule caste is 500 and in schedule tribe is 970. There are 730 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 73 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 263 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Keshar Pura

Total General SC ST Child
Change -73 -95 -325 -109 -263
2011 785 750 500 970 730
2001 858 845 825 1,079 993

Literacy

Total 73 people in the village are literate, among them 54 are male and 19 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Keshar Pura is 29%. 39% of male and 17% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 6%. Male literacy has gone up by 2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 12%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Keshar Pura

Total Male Female
Change 6 1 12
2011 29 39 17
2001 23 37 5

Workers profile

Keshar Pura has 28% (89) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 46% male and 6% female population are working population. 21% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 24% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 1% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Keshar Pura

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 28 13 16 72
Male 46 22 24 54
Female 6 1 4 94