Peethawas Village, with population of 1883 is Jodhpur sub district's the 42nd most populous village, located in Jodhpur sub district of Jodhpur district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Peethawas village is 10 km2 and it is the 51st biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 184 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Jodhpur and distance from Peethawas village to Jodhpur is 27 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Peethawas village is 342027. Jodhpur is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 27 km. District head quarter of the village is Jodhpur which is 27 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 1883 people, among them 983 (52%) are male and 900 (48%) are female. 88% of the whole population are from general caste, 12% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Peethawas village is 17%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 305 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Peethawas

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,883 1,650 233 0 328
Male 983 859 124 0 171
Female 900 791 109 0 157

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 21.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1553. Female population growth rate of the village is 23.8% which is 4.8% higher than male population growth rate of 19%. General caste population has increased by 20.5%; Schedule caste population has increased by 26.6% and child population has increased by 6.8% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Peethawas

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 21 21 27 0 7
Male 19 18 31 0 -1
Female 24 24 23 0 16

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 916 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 921, in schedule caste is 879. There are 918 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 36 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 133 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Peethawas

Total General SC ST Child
Change 36 48 -58 0 133
2011 916 921 879 0 918
2001 880 873 937 0 785

Literacy

Total 960 people in the village are literate, among them 636 are male and 324 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Peethawas is 62%. 78% of male and 44% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 13%. Male literacy has gone up by 5% and female literacy rate has gone up by 21%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Peethawas

Total Male Female
Change 12 5 21
2011 62 78 44
2001 49 73 23

Workers profile

Peethawas has 50% (940) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 50% male and 50% female population are working population. 38% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 13% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 12% of total female population are main and 38% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Peethawas

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 50 25 25 50
Male 50 38 13 50
Female 50 12 38 50