Gurha Village, with population of 306 is Phalodi sub district's the 63rd least populous village, located in Phalodi sub district of Jodhpur district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Gurha village is 9 km2 and it is the 205th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 35 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Phalodi and distance from Gurha village to Phalodi is 55 km. Pin code of Gurha village is 342307. Phalodi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 55 km. District head quarter of the village is Jodhpur which is 195 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 306 people, among them 172 (56%) are male and 134 (44%) are female. 98% of the whole population are from general caste and 2% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Gurha village is 17%, among them 55% are boys and 45% are girls. There are 57 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Gurha

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 306 300 0 6 51
Male 172 168 0 4 28
Female 134 132 0 2 23

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 20% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 255. Female population growth rate of the village is 14.5% which is -10.1% lower than male population growth rate of 24.6%. General caste population has increased by 22%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -33.3% and child population has decreased by -26.1% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Gurha

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 20 22 0 -33 -26
Male 25 25 0 0 -30
Female 15 18 0 -60 -21

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 779 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 786, and in schedule tribe is 500. There are 821 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 69 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 96 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Gurha

Total General SC ST Child
Change -69 -50 0 -750 96
2011 779 786 0 500 821
2001 848 836 0 1,250 725

Literacy

Total 155 people in the village are literate, among them 105 are male and 50 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Gurha is 61%. 73% of male and 45% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by -19%. Male literacy has gone down by -14% and female literacy rate has gone down by -28%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Gurha

Total Male Female
Change -19 -14 -28
2011 61 73 45
2001 80 87 73

Workers profile

Gurha has 56% (172) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 55% male and 57% female population are working population. 39% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 16% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 4% of total female population are main and 53% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Gurha

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 56 24 32 44
Male 55 39 16 45
Female 58 5 53 43