Jhalamand Village, with population of about 15 thousand is Jodhpur sub district's the most populous village, located in Jodhpur sub district of Jodhpur district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Jhalamand village is 26 km2 and it is the 13th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 590 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Jodhpur and distance from Jhalamand village to Jodhpur is 15 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Jhalamand village is 342007. Jodhpur is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 15 km. District head quarter of the village is Jodhpur which is 15 km away.


The village is home to about 15 thousand people, among them 7886 (52%) are male and 7241 (48%) are female. 84% of the whole population are from general caste, 15% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Jhalamand village is 19%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 2632 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 73.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 8699. Female population growth rate of the village is 74.4% which is 1% higher than male population growth rate of 73.4%. General caste population has increased by 74.3%; Schedule caste population has increased by 69.5%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 161.5% and child population has increased by 53.9% in the village since last census.

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 921, in schedule caste is 923 and in schedule tribe is 522. There are 855 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 91 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 8247 people in the village are literate, among them 5116 are male and 3131 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Jhalamand is 68%. 81% of male and 53% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 19%. Male literacy has gone up by 13% and female literacy rate has gone up by 25%.

Workers profile

Jhalamand has 28% (4258) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 45% male and 10% female population are working population. 44% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 1% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 6% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.