Peelwa Village, with population of 5878 is Phalodi sub district's the 4th most populous village, located in Phalodi sub district of Jodhpur district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Peelwa village is 22 km2 and it is the 88th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 269 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Phalodi and distance from Peelwa village to Phalodi is 30 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Peelwa village is 342309. 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 115 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 5878 people, among them 3041 (52%) are male and 2837 (48%) are female. 77% of the whole population are from general caste, 15% are from schedule caste and 9% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Peelwa village is 18%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 1074 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Peelwa

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 5,878 4,509 858 511 1,045
Male 3,041 2,337 430 274 545
Female 2,837 2,172 428 237 500

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 16.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 5037. Female population growth rate of the village is 17% which is 0.6% higher than male population growth rate of 16.4%. General caste population has increased by 13.5%; Schedule caste population has increased by 36%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 18% and child population has decreased by -3.7% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Peelwa

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 17 14 36 18 -4
Male 16 14 34 18 -1
Female 17 14 38 19 -6

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 933 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 929, in schedule caste is 995 and in schedule tribe is 865. There are 917 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 5 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 49 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Peelwa

Total General SC ST Child
Change 5 -1 23 7 -49
2011 933 929 995 865 917
2001 928 930 972 858 966

Literacy

Total 3152 people in the village are literate, among them 1987 are male and 1165 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Peelwa is 65%. 80% of male and 50% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 6%. Male literacy has gone down by 1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 13%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Peelwa

Total Male Female
Change 6 0 13
2011 65 80 50
2001 59 79 37

Workers profile

Peelwa has 38% (2249) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 47% male and 29% female population are working population. 42% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 5% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 20% of total female population are main and 8% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Peelwa

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 38 32 7 62
Male 47 42 5 53
Female 29 20 8 71