Kerli Village, with population of 755 is Luni sub district's the 83rd least populous village, located in Luni sub district of Jodhpur district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Kerli village is 9 km2 and it is the 75th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 89 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Jodhpur and distance from Kerli village to Jodhpur is 32 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Kerli village is 342001. Luni is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 36 km. District head quarter of the village is Jodhpur which is 32 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 755 people, among them 382 (51%) are male and 373 (49%) are female. 100% of the whole population are from general caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kerli village is 18%, among them 46% are boys and 54% are girls. There are 102 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kerli

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 755 755 0 0 138
Male 382 382 0 0 64
Female 373 373 0 0 74

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -92.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 9731. Female population growth rate of the village is -92.1% which is 0.3% higher than male population growth rate of -92.4%. General caste population has decreased by -91% and child population has decreased by -93.1% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kerli

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -92 -91 -100 -100 -93
Male -92 -91 -100 -100 -94
Female -92 -91 -100 -100 -92

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 976 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 976,. There are 1156 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 31 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 243 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kerli

Total General SC ST Child
Change 31 38 -968 -1,040 243
2011 976 976 0 0 1,156
2001 945 938 968 1,040 913

Literacy

Total 427 people in the village are literate, among them 270 are male and 157 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kerli is 69%. 85% of male and 53% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 16%. Male literacy has gone up by 12% and female literacy rate has gone up by 20%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kerli

Total Male Female
Change 16 12 20
2011 69 85 53
2001 54 73 33

Workers profile

Kerli has 52% (391) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 49% male and 55% female population are working population. 46% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 4% of total female population are main and 51% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kerli

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 52 25 27 48
Male 49 46 3 51
Female 55 4 51 45