Gaiya Nagar Village, with population of 619 is Phalodi sub district's the 224th least populous village, located in Phalodi sub district of Jodhpur district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Gaiya Nagar village is 3 km2 and it is the 17th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 198 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Phalodi and distance from Gaiya Nagar village to Phalodi is 30 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Gaiya Nagar village is 342308. 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 130 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 619 people, among them 324 (52%) are male and 295 (48%) are female. 99% of the whole population are from general caste, 1% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Gaiya Nagar village is 20%, among them 58% are boys and 42% are girls. There are 111 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Gaiya Nagar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 619 613 6 0 121
Male 324 322 2 0 70
Female 295 291 4 0 51

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -81% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 3253. Female population growth rate of the village is -81.1% which is -0.3% lower than male population growth rate of -80.8%. General caste population has decreased by -78.2%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -98.5% and child population has decreased by -85.7% in the village since last census.

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

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -81 -78 -99 -100 -86
Male -81 -78 -99 -100 -84
Female -81 -78 -98 -100 -88

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 910 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 904, in schedule caste is 2000. There are 729 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 15 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 192 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Gaiya Nagar

Total General SC ST Child
Change -15 -17 1,025 -727 -192
2011 910 904 2,000 0 729
2001 925 921 975 727 921

Literacy

Total 228 people in the village are literate, among them 143 are male and 85 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Gaiya Nagar is 46%. 56% of male and 35% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 15%. Male literacy has gone up by 12% and female literacy rate has gone up by 19%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Gaiya Nagar

Total Male Female
Change 15 12 19
2011 46 56 35
2001 31 44 16

Workers profile

Gaiya Nagar has 54% (333) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 53% male and 55% female population are working population. 48% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 35% of total female population are main and 20% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Gaiya Nagar

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 54 42 12 46
Male 53 48 6 47
Female 55 35 20 45