Khatawas Village, with population of 2181 is Luni sub district's the 29th most populous village, located in Luni sub district of Jodhpur district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Khatawas village is 14 km2 and it is the 32nd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 154 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Jodhpur and distance from Khatawas village to Jodhpur is 38 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Khatawas village is 342001. Luni is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 35 km. District head quarter of the village is Jodhpur which is 38 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 2181 people, among them 1124 (52%) are male and 1057 (48%) are female. 55% of the whole population are from general caste, 30% are from schedule caste and 14% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Khatawas village is 21%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 407 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Khatawas

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,181 1,208 662 311 450
Male 1,124 630 342 152 231
Female 1,057 578 320 159 219

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 28% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1704. Female population growth rate of the village is 27.2% which is -1.6% lower than male population growth rate of 28.8%. General caste population has increased by 21.4%; Schedule caste population has increased by 24.4%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 75.7% and child population has increased by 34.7% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Khatawas

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 28% 21.4% 24.4% 75.7% 34.7%
Male 28.8% 21.4% 27.1% 78.8% 32%
Female 27.2% 21.4% 21.7% 72.8% 37.7%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 940 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 917, in schedule caste is 936 and in schedule tribe is 1046. There are 948 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 12 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 39 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Khatawas

Total General SC ST Child
Change -12 0 -42 -36 39
2011 940 917 936 1046 948
2001 952 917 978 1082 909

Literacy

Total 920 people in the village are literate, among them 615 are male and 305 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Khatawas is 53%. 69% of male and 36% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by 1%. Male literacy has gone down by -1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 3%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Khatawas

Total Male Female
Change 0.8% -1.6% 3.1%
2011 53.1% 68.9% 36.4%
2001 52.3% 70.5% 33.3%

Workers profile

Khatawas has 43% (932) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 52% male and 33% female population are working population. 50% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 12% of total female population are main and 21% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Khatawas

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 42.7% 31.5% 11.2% 57.3%
Male 51.5% 49.8% 1.7% 48.5%
Female 33.4% 12.1% 21.3% 66.6%