Heer Khera Village, with population of 442 is Luni sub district's the 46th least populous village, located in Luni sub district of Jodhpur district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Heer Khera village is 13 km2 and it is the 38th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 34 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Jodhpur and distance from Heer Khera village to Jodhpur is 27 km. Pin code of Heer Khera village is 342013. Luni is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 20 km. District head quarter of the village is Jodhpur which is 27 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 442 people, among them 225 (51%) are male and 217 (49%) are female. 98% of the whole population are from general caste, 2% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Heer Khera village is 18%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are 54 households in the village and an average 8 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Heer Khera

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 442 434 8 0 80
Male 225 220 5 0 40
Female 217 214 3 0 40

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 36.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 323. Female population growth rate of the village is 34.8% which is -4.1% lower than male population growth rate of 38.9%. General caste population has increased by 34.4% and child population has increased by 35.6% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Heer Khera

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 37 34 0 0 36
Male 39 36 0 0 29
Female 35 33 0 0 43

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 964 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 973, in schedule caste is 600. There are 1000 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 30 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 97 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Heer Khera

Total General SC ST Child
Change -30 -21 600 0 97
2011 964 973 600 0 1,000
2001 994 994 0 0 903

Literacy

Total 248 people in the village are literate, among them 152 are male and 96 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Heer Khera is 69%. 82% of male and 54% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 19%. Male literacy has gone up by 8% and female literacy rate has gone up by 28%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Heer Khera

Total Male Female
Change 19 8 28
2011 69 82 54
2001 50 74 26

Workers profile

Heer Khera has 50% (221) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 48% male and 53% female population are working population. 47% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 0% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 52% of total female population are main and 0% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Heer Khera

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 50 50 1 50
Male 48 47 0 52
Female 53 52 1 48