Santosh Nathpura Village, with population of 762 is Shergarh sub district's the 188th most populous village, located in Shergarh sub district of Jodhpur district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Santosh Nathpura village is 5 km2 and it is the 225th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 148 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Jodhpur and distance from Santosh Nathpura village to Jodhpur is 127 km. Pin code of Santosh Nathpura village is 342025. Shergarh is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 40 km. District head quarter of the village is Jodhpur which is 130 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 762 people, among them 398 (52%) are male and 364 (48%) are female. 86% of the whole population are from general caste, 14% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Santosh Nathpura village is 19%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 138 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Santosh Nathpura

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 762 654 108 0 144
Male 398 342 56 0 73
Female 364 312 52 0 71

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 18% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 646. Female population growth rate of the village is 17.8% which is -0.3% lower than male population growth rate of 18.1%. General caste population has increased by 8.5%; Schedule caste population has increased by 151.2% and child population has increased by 3.6% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Santosh Nathpura

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 18 9 151 0 4
Male 18 9 144 0 1
Female 18 8 160 0 6

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 915 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 912, in schedule caste is 929. There are 973 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 2 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 42 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Santosh Nathpura

Total General SC ST Child
Change -2 -8 59 0 42
2011 915 912 929 0 973
2001 917 920 870 0 931

Literacy

Total 307 people in the village are literate, among them 224 are male and 83 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Santosh Nathpura is 50%. 69% of male and 28% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 17%. Male literacy has gone up by 17% and female literacy rate has gone up by 17%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Santosh Nathpura

Total Male Female
Change 17 16 18
2011 50 69 28
2001 33 53 11

Workers profile

Santosh Nathpura has 52% (396) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 53% male and 51% female population are working population. 48% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 5% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 34% of total female population are main and 17% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Santosh Nathpura

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 52 42 10 48
Male 53 48 5 47
Female 51 34 17 49