Bujhawar Village, with population of 1067 is Luni sub district's the 66th most populous village, located in Luni sub district of Jodhpur district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Bujhawar village is 16 km2 and it is the 27th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 65 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Jodhpur and distance from Bujhawar village to Jodhpur is 20 km. Pin code of Bujhawar village is 342012. Luni is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 36 km. District head quarter of the village is Jodhpur which is 20 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 1067 people, among them 563 (53%) are male and 504 (47%) are female. 87% of the whole population are from general caste, 13% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bujhawar village is 14%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 179 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Bujhawar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,067 931 136 0 152
Male 563 487 76 0 78
Female 504 444 60 0 74

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 22.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 871. Female population growth rate of the village is 18.6% which is -7.6% lower than male population growth rate of 26.2%. General caste population has increased by 22.5%; Schedule caste population has increased by 22.5% and child population has decreased by -26.6% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Bujhawar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 23 23 23 0 -27
Male 26 26 31 0 -27
Female 19 19 13 0 -26

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 895 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 912, in schedule caste is 789. There are 949 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 58 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 14 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Bujhawar

Total General SC ST Child
Change -58 -47 -125 0 14
2011 895 912 789 0 949
2001 953 959 914 0 935

Literacy

Total 602 people in the village are literate, among them 392 are male and 210 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Bujhawar is 66%. 81% of male and 49% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 19%. Male literacy has gone up by 14% and female literacy rate has gone up by 24%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Bujhawar

Total Male Female
Change 19 14 24
2011 66 81 49
2001 47 67 25

Workers profile

Bujhawar has 42% (449) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 51% male and 33% female population are working population. 36% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 14% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 6% of total female population are main and 27% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Bujhawar

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 42 22 20 58
Male 51 36 14 49
Female 33 6 27 68