Paleena Village, with population of 2047 is Phalodi sub district's the 55th most populous village, located in Phalodi sub district of Jodhpur district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Paleena village is 26 km2 and it is the 69th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 79 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Phalodi and distance from Paleena village to Phalodi is 25 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Paleena village is 342308. Phalodi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 25 km. District head quarter of the village is Jodhpur which is 150 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 2047 people, among them 1093 (53%) are male and 954 (47%) are female. 79% of the whole population are from general caste, 13% are from schedule caste and 8% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Paleena village is 19%, among them 49% are boys and 51% are girls. There are 325 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Paleena

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,047 1,618 258 171 381
Male 1,093 870 132 91 185
Female 954 748 126 80 196

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -33% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 3057. Female population growth rate of the village is -34.4% which is -2.6% lower than male population growth rate of -31.8%. General caste population has decreased by -35.7%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -30.1%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -0.6% and child population has decreased by -46.7% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Paleena

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -33 -36 -30 -1 -47
Male -32 -34 -34 7 -48
Female -34 -38 -25 -8 -45

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 873 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 860, in schedule caste is 955 and in schedule tribe is 879. There are 1059 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 34 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 62 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Paleena

Total General SC ST Child
Change -34 -49 110 -145 62
2011 873 860 955 879 1,059
2001 907 909 845 1,024 997

Literacy

Total 718 people in the village are literate, among them 510 are male and 208 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Paleena is 43%. 56% of male and 27% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by -1%. Male literacy has gone down by -5% and female literacy rate has gone up by 2%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Paleena

Total Male Female
Change -1 -5 3
2011 43 56 27
2001 44 61 25

Workers profile

Paleena has 46% (939) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 47% male and 45% female population are working population. 37% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 10% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 20% of total female population are main and 25% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Paleena

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 46 29 17 54
Male 47 37 10 53
Female 45 20 25 56