Dhawa I Village, with population of 4988 is Luni sub district's the 10th most populous village, located in Luni sub district of Jodhpur district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Dhawa I village is 29 km2 and it is the 6th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 175 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Jodhpur and distance from Dhawa I village to Jodhpur is 45 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Dhawa I 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 45 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 4988 people, among them 2596 (52%) are male and 2392 (48%) are female. 79% of the whole population are from general caste, 17% are from schedule caste and 4% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Dhawa I village is 17%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 797 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Dhawa I

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 4,988 3,947 850 191 848
Male 2,596 2,042 455 99 455
Female 2,392 1,905 395 92 393

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 9.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 4541. Female population growth rate of the village is 10.8% which is 1.9% higher than male population growth rate of 8.9%. General caste population has increased by 7%; Schedule caste population has increased by 23.4%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 16.5% and child population has decreased by -10.7% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Dhawa I

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 10 7 23 17 -11
Male 9 6 25 17 -9
Female 11 9 22 17 -13

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 921 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 933, in schedule caste is 868 and in schedule tribe is 929. There are 864 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 15 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 36 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Dhawa I

Total General SC ST Child
Change 15 25 -20 0 -36
2011 921 933 868 929 864
2001 906 908 888 929 900

Literacy

Total 2660 people in the village are literate, among them 1707 are male and 953 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Dhawa I is 64%. 80% of male and 48% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 18%. Male literacy has gone up by 15% and female literacy rate has gone up by 24%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Dhawa I

Total Male Female
Change 18 14 23
2011 64 80 48
2001 46 65 24

Workers profile

Dhawa I has 40% (1998) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 51% male and 29% female population are working population. 45% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 18% of total female population are main and 10% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Dhawa I

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 40 32 8 60
Male 51 45 6 50
Female 29 18 10 71