Kanasar Village, with population of 398 is Luni sub district's the 36th least populous village, located in Luni sub district of Jodhpur district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Kanasar village is 5 km2 and it is the 49th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 82 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Jodhpur and distance from Kanasar village to Jodhpur is 45 km. Pin code of Kanasar village is 342802. Luni is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 80 km. District head quarter of the village is Jodhpur which is 45 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 398 people, among them 204 (51%) are male and 194 (49%) are female. 76% of the whole population are from general caste, 24% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kanasar village is 24%, among them 56% are boys and 44% are girls. There are 61 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kanasar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 398 303 95 0 96
Male 204 155 49 0 54
Female 194 148 46 0 42

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -77% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1731. Female population growth rate of the village is -76.4% which is 1.2% higher than male population growth rate of -77.6%. General caste population has decreased by -79.5%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -62.2% and child population has decreased by -70.9% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kanasar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -77% -79.5% -62.2% 0% -70.9%
Male -77.6% -80.1% -63.2% 0% -66.7%
Female -76.4% -78.9% -61% 0% -75%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 951 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 955, in schedule caste is 939. There are 778 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 49 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 259 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kanasar

Total General SC ST Child
Change 49 50 52 0 -259
2011 951 955 939 0 778
2001 902 905 887 0 1037

Literacy

Total 105 people in the village are literate, among them 70 are male and 35 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kanasar is 35%. 47% of male and 23% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 5%. Male literacy has gone down by -1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 14%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kanasar

Total Male Female
Change 5.0% -1.3% 14.1%
2011 34.8% 46.7% 23%
2001 29.8% 48% 8.9%

Workers profile

Kanasar has 49% (194) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 47% male and 51% female population are working population. 42% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 5% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 20% of total female population are main and 30% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kanasar

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 48.7% 31.4% 17.3% 51.3%
Male 47.1% 42.2% 4.9% 52.9%
Female 50.5% 20.1% 30.4% 49.5%