Shera Ram Nagar Village, with population of 491 is Phalodi sub district's the 155th least populous village, located in Phalodi sub district of Jodhpur district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Shera Ram Nagar village is 5 km2 and it is the 56th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 105 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Phalodi and distance from Shera Ram Nagar village to Phalodi is 14 km. Pin code of Shera Ram Nagar village is 342301. Phalodi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 14 km. District head quarter of the village is Jodhpur which is 124 km away. 0.16 square kilometer (3%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 491 people, among them 262 (53%) are male and 229 (47%) are female. 15% of the whole population are from general caste, 85% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Shera Ram Nagar village is 22%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 100 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Shera Ram Nagar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 491 72 419 0 108
Male 262 40 222 0 56
Female 229 32 197 0 52

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -79.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2375. Female population growth rate of the village is -79.6% which is -0.5% lower than male population growth rate of -79.1%. General caste population has decreased by -94.5%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -60.3% and child population has decreased by -77.5% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Shera Ram Nagar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -79 -95 -60 0 -78
Male -79 -94 -60 0 -79
Female -80 -95 -61 0 -76

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 874 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 800, in schedule caste is 887. There are 929 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 23 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 94 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Shera Ram Nagar

Total General SC ST Child
Change -23 -97 -10 0 94
2011 874 800 887 0 929
2001 897 897 897 0 835

Literacy

Total 286 people in the village are literate, among them 174 are male and 112 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Shera Ram Nagar is 75%. 84% of male and 63% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by -14%. Male literacy has gone down by -11% and female literacy rate has gone down by -19%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Shera Ram Nagar

Total Male Female
Change -14 -10 -18
2011 75 85 63
2001 89 95 82

Workers profile

Shera Ram Nagar has 40% (197) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 42% male and 38% female population are working population. 40% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 1% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 38% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Shera Ram Nagar

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 40 39 1 60
Male 42 41 1 58
Female 38 38 1 62