Jhanwar Village, with population of 5648 is Luni sub district's the 6th most populous village, located in Luni sub district of Jodhpur district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Jhanwar village is 20 km2 and it is the 15th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 277 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Jodhpur and distance from Jhanwar village to Jodhpur is 29 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Jhanwar village is 342001. Luni is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 33 km. District head quarter of the village is Jodhpur which is 29 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 5648 people, among them 2916 (52%) are male and 2732 (48%) are female. 77% of the whole population are from general caste, 19% are from schedule caste and 4% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Jhanwar village is 17%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 930 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Jhanwar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 5,648 4,341 1,079 228 939
Male 2,916 2,253 549 114 505
Female 2,732 2,088 530 114 434

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -42% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 9731. Female population growth rate of the village is -42.2% which is -0.5% lower than male population growth rate of -41.7%. General caste population has decreased by -48.2%; Schedule caste population has increased by 9%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -36.1% and child population has decreased by -53.4% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Jhanwar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -42% -48.2% 9% -36.1% -53.4%
Male -41.7% -47.9% 9.1% -34.9% -52%
Female -42.2% -48.6% 8.8% -37.4% -54.8%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 937 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 927, in schedule caste is 965 and in schedule tribe is 1000. 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 8 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 54 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Jhanwar

Total General SC ST Child
Change -8 -11 -3 -40 -54
2011 937 927 965 1000 859
2001 945 938 968 1040 913

Literacy

Total 3137 people in the village are literate, among them 1966 are male and 1171 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Jhanwar is 67%. 82% of male and 51% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 14%. Male literacy has gone up by 9% and female literacy rate has gone up by 18%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Jhanwar

Total Male Female
Change 13.1% 8.6% 18.0%
2011 66.6% 81.5% 51%
2001 53.5% 72.9% 33%

Workers profile

Jhanwar has 36% (2006) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 48% male and 23% female population are working population. 43% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 18% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Jhanwar

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 35.5% 31.2% 4.3% 64.5%
Male 47.5% 43.4% 4.1% 52.5%
Female 22.7% 18.2% 4.5% 77.3%