Shakti Nagar Village, with population of 303 is Phalodi sub district's the 61st least populous village, located in Phalodi sub district of Jodhpur district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Shakti Nagar village is 7 km2 and it is the 142nd smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 44 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Phalodi and distance from Shakti Nagar village to Phalodi is 30 km. Pin code of Shakti Nagar village is 342301. Phalodi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 30 km. District head quarter of the village is Jodhpur which is 150 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 303 people, among them 158 (52%) are male and 145 (48%) are female. 76% of the whole population are from general caste, 24% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Shakti Nagar village is 25%, among them 46% are boys and 54% are girls. There are 47 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Shakti Nagar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 303 230 73 0 76
Male 158 123 35 0 35
Female 145 107 38 0 41

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -94.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 5094. Female population growth rate of the village is -93.9% which is 0.3% higher than male population growth rate of -94.2%. General caste population has decreased by -94.6%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -90.8% and child population has decreased by -94.2% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Shakti Nagar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -94 -95 -91 0 -94
Male -94 -95 -92 0 -95
Female -94 -95 -90 0 -93

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 918 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 870, in schedule caste is 1086. There are 1171 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 41 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 375 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Shakti Nagar

Total General SC ST Child
Change 41 -6 206 0 375
2011 918 870 1,086 0 1,171
2001 877 876 880 0 796

Literacy

Total 151 people in the village are literate, among them 105 are male and 46 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Shakti Nagar is 67%. 85% of male and 44% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 28%. Male literacy has gone up by 29% and female literacy rate has gone up by 24%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Shakti Nagar

Total Male Female
Change 28 29 25
2011 67 85 44
2001 39 56 20

Workers profile

Shakti Nagar has 49% (147) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 47% male and 50% female population are working population. 44% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 40% of total female population are main and 10% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Shakti Nagar

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 49 42 6 52
Male 47 44 3 53
Female 50 40 10 50