Bhandoo Kalan Village, with population of 1499 is Luni sub district's the 44th most populous village, located in Luni sub district of Jodhpur district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Bhandoo Kalan village is 13 km2 and it is the 41st biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 115 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Jodhpur and distance from Bhandoo Kalan village to Jodhpur is 25 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Bhandoo Kalan village is 342001. 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 25 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 1499 people, among them 758 (51%) are male and 741 (49%) are female. 69% of the whole population are from general caste, 25% are from schedule caste and 6% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bhandoo Kalan village is 14%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 270 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Bhandoo Kalan

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,499 1,040 372 87 213
Male 758 523 192 43 110
Female 741 517 180 44 103

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 1.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1481. Female population growth rate of the village is 2.8% which is 3.1% higher than male population growth rate of -0.3%. General caste population has decreased by -11.9%; Schedule caste population has increased by 50.6%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 61.1% and child population has decreased by -25.3% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Bhandoo Kalan

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1 -12 51 61 -25
Male -0 -12 41 39 -25
Female 3 -12 62 91 -25

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 978 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 989, in schedule caste is 938 and in schedule tribe is 1023. There are 936 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 29 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 3 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Bhandoo Kalan

Total General SC ST Child
Change 29 -1 122 281 -3
2011 978 989 938 1,023 936
2001 949 990 816 742 939

Literacy

Total 935 people in the village are literate, among them 550 are male and 385 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Bhandoo Kalan is 73%. 85% of male and 60% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 9%. Male literacy has gone up by 9% and female literacy rate has gone up by 9%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Bhandoo Kalan

Total Male Female
Change 9 9 9
2011 73 85 60
2001 64 76 52

Workers profile

Bhandoo Kalan has 50% (746) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 53% male and 47% female population are working population. 46% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 25% of total female population are main and 22% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Bhandoo Kalan

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 50 36 14 50
Male 53 46 6 48
Female 47 25 22 53