Gorchiya Ka Bera Village, with population of 1636 is Phalodi sub district's the 86th most populous village, located in Phalodi sub district of Jodhpur district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Gorchiya Ka Bera village is 24 km2 and it is the 80th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 70 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Phalodi and distance from Gorchiya Ka Bera village to Phalodi is 60 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Gorchiya Ka Bera village is 342311. Phalodi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 60 km. District head quarter of the village is Jodhpur which is 135 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 1636 people, among them 863 (53%) are male and 773 (47%) are female. 98% of the whole population are from general caste, 2% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Gorchiya Ka Bera village is 23%, among them 55% are boys and 45% are girls. There are 231 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Gorchiya Ka Bera

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,636 1,608 28 0 384
Male 863 850 13 0 210
Female 773 758 15 0 174

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -82.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 9500. Female population growth rate of the village is -82.9% which is -0.3% lower than male population growth rate of -82.6%. General caste population has decreased by -79.7%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -97.3% and child population has decreased by -84.2% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Gorchiya Ka Bera

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -83 -80 -97 -100 -84
Male -83 -80 -98 -100 -83
Female -83 -80 -97 -100 -85

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 896 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 892, in schedule caste is 1154. There are 829 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 127 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Gorchiya Ka Bera

Total General SC ST Child
Change -15 -8 184 -977 -127
2011 896 892 1,154 0 829
2001 911 900 970 977 956

Literacy

Total 611 people in the village are literate, among them 412 are male and 199 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Gorchiya Ka Bera is 49%. 63% of male and 33% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 16%. Male literacy has gone up by 15% and female literacy rate has gone up by 17%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Gorchiya Ka Bera

Total Male Female
Change 16 15 17
2011 49 63 33
2001 33 48 16

Workers profile

Gorchiya Ka Bera has 48% (778) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 46% male and 50% female population are working population. 28% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 18% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 6% of total female population are main and 44% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Gorchiya Ka Bera

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 48 17 30 52
Male 46 28 18 54
Female 50 6 44 51