Shekhanada Village, with population of 154 is Luni sub district's the 6th least populous village, located in Luni sub district of Jodhpur district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Shekhanada village is 4 km2 and it is the 31st smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 42 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Jodhpur and distance from Shekhanada village to Jodhpur is 18 km. Pin code of Shekhanada village is 342013. Luni is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 13 km. District head quarter of the village is Jodhpur which is 18 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 154 people, among them 79 (51%) are male and 75 (49%) are female. 100% of the whole population are from general caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Shekhanada village is 16%, among them 44% are boys and 56% are girls. There are 38 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Shekhanada

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 154 154 0 0 25
Male 79 79 0 0 11
Female 75 75 0 0 14

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -95.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 3337. Female population growth rate of the village is -95.4% which is 0% lower than male population growth rate of -95.4%. General caste population has decreased by -94.1% and child population has decreased by -96.5% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Shekhanada

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -95 -94 -100 0 -97
Male -95 -94 -100 0 -97
Female -95 -94 -100 0 -96

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 949 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 949,. There are 1273 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 8 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 306 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Shekhanada

Total General SC ST Child
Change 8 9 -947 0 306
2011 949 949 0 0 1,273
2001 941 940 947 0 967

Literacy

Total 89 people in the village are literate, among them 59 are male and 30 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Shekhanada is 69%. 87% 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 15% and female literacy rate has gone up by 23%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Shekhanada

Total Male Female
Change 19 15 23
2011 69 87 49
2001 50 72 26

Workers profile

Shekhanada has 66% (101) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 65% male and 67% female population are working population. 65% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 0% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 67% of total female population are main and 0% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Shekhanada

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 66 66 0 34
Male 65 65 0 35
Female 67 67 0 33