Salawas Rly.Station Village, with population of 670 is Luni sub district's the 70th least populous village, located in Luni sub district of Jodhpur district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Salawas Rly.Station village is 6 km2 and it is the 67th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 108 persons per km2.

Nearest railway station is Salawas Rly.Station which is within the village. Nearest town of the village is Jodhpur and distance from Salawas Rly.Station village to Jodhpur is 27 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Salawas Rly.Station village is 342013. Luni 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 27 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 670 people, among them 362 (54%) are male and 308 (46%) are female. 88% of the whole population are from general caste, 11% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Salawas Rly.Station village is 16%, among them 57% are boys and 43% are girls. There are 131 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Salawas Rly.Station

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 670 589 74 7 110
Male 362 322 38 2 63
Female 308 267 36 5 47

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -88.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 5965. Female population growth rate of the village is -89.1% which is -0.7% lower than male population growth rate of -88.4%. General caste population has decreased by -88.4%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -91.7%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 40% and child population has decreased by -91% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Salawas Rly.Station

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -88.8% -88.4% -91.7% 40% -91%
Male -88.4% -87.8% -92.1% -33.3% -90.3%
Female -89.1% -88.9% -91.3% 150% -91.9%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 851 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 829, in schedule caste is 947 and in schedule tribe is 2500. There are 746 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 53 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 142 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Salawas Rly.Station

Total General SC ST Child
Change -53 -82 80 1833 -142
2011 851 829 947 2500 746
2001 904 911 867 667 888

Literacy

Total 406 people in the village are literate, among them 267 are male and 139 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Salawas Rly.Station is 73%. 89% of male and 53% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 7%. Male literacy has gone up by 5% and female literacy rate has gone up by 7%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Salawas Rly.Station

Total Male Female
Change 6.4% 5.4% 6.8%
2011 72.5% 89.3% 53.3%
2001 66.1% 83.9% 46.5%

Workers profile

Salawas Rly.Station has 27% (181) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 48% male and 2% female population are working population. 48% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 1% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 2% of total female population are main and 0% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Salawas Rly.Station

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 27% 26.6% 0.4% 73%
Male 48.3% 47.5% 0.8% 51.7%
Female 1.9% 1.9% 0% 98.1%