Nandwan Village, with population of 5648 is Luni sub district's the 7th most populous village, located in Luni sub district of Jodhpur district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Nandwan village is 24 km2 and it is the 12th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 239 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Jodhpur and distance from Nandwan village to Jodhpur is 25 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Nandwan 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 25 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 5648 people, among them 2893 (51%) are male and 2755 (49%) are female. 76% of the whole population are from general caste, 24% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Nandwan village is 17%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 926 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Nandwan

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 5,648 4,278 1,340 30 963
Male 2,893 2,206 676 11 518
Female 2,755 2,072 664 19 445

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 27.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 4435. Female population growth rate of the village is 27.2% which is -0.3% lower than male population growth rate of 27.5%. General caste population has increased by 29.5%; Schedule caste population has increased by 18.6%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 1400% and child population has increased by 0.8% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Nandwan

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 27 30 19 1,400 1
Male 28 31 17 1,000 3
Female 27 28 21 1,800 -2

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 952 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 939, in schedule caste is 982 and in schedule tribe is 1727. There are 859 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 3 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 40 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Nandwan

Total General SC ST Child
Change -3 -18 34 727 -40
2011 952 939 982 1,727 859
2001 955 957 948 1,000 899

Literacy

Total 3157 people in the village are literate, among them 1981 are male and 1176 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Nandwan is 67%. 83% of male and 51% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 18%. Male literacy has gone up by 13% and female literacy rate has gone up by 24%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Nandwan

Total Male Female
Change 18 13 24
2011 67 83 51
2001 49 70 27

Workers profile

Nandwan has 43% (2420) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 48% male and 37% female population are working population. 45% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 24% of total female population are main and 13% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Nandwan

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 43 35 8 57
Male 48 45 4 52
Female 37 24 13 63