Mahadev Nagar Village, with population of 494 is Luni sub district's the 51st least populous village, located in Luni sub district of Jodhpur district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Mahadev Nagar village is 6 km2 and it is the 64th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 84 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Jodhpur and distance from Mahadev Nagar village to Jodhpur is 63 km. Pin code of Mahadev Nagar village is 342802. Luni is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 45 km. District head quarter of the village is Jodhpur which is 63 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 494 people, among them 264 (53%) are male and 230 (47%) are female. 91% of the whole population are from general caste and 9% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Mahadev Nagar village is 19%, among them 62% are boys and 38% are girls. There are 88 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Mahadev Nagar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 494 449 0 45 94
Male 264 240 0 24 58
Female 230 209 0 21 36

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -74.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1940. Female population growth rate of the village is -75% which is -0.9% lower than male population growth rate of -74.1%. General caste population has decreased by -71.9%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -71.3% and child population has decreased by -75.9% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Mahadev Nagar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -74.5% -71.9% -100% -71.3% -75.9%
Male -74.1% -71.7% -100% -68.4% -73.1%
Female -75% -72.1% -100% -74.1% -79.3%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 871 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 871, and in schedule tribe is 875. There are 621 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 29 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 185 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Mahadev Nagar

Total General SC ST Child
Change -29 -14 -898 -191 -185
2011 871 871 0 875 621
2001 900 885 898 1066 806

Literacy

Total 279 people in the village are literate, among them 150 are male and 129 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Mahadev Nagar is 70%. 73% of male and 66% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 14%. Male literacy has gone down by -7% and female literacy rate has gone up by 36%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Mahadev Nagar

Total Male Female
Change 13.6% -7.6% 36.4%
2011 69.8% 72.8% 66.5%
2001 56.2% 80.4% 30.1%

Workers profile

Mahadev Nagar has 49% (242) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 45% male and 53% female population are working population. 45% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 0% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 50% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Mahadev Nagar

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 49% 47.6% 1.4% 51%
Male 45.1% 45.1% 0% 54.9%
Female 53.5% 50.4% 3% 46.5%