Loonawas Kalan Village, with population of 1491 is Luni sub district's the 45th most populous village, located in Luni sub district of Jodhpur district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Loonawas Kalan village is 10 km2 and it is the 57th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 149 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Jodhpur and distance from Loonawas Kalan village to Jodhpur is 40 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Loonawas Kalan village is 342802. Luni is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 30 km. District head quarter of the village is Jodhpur which is 40 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 1491 people, among them 774 (52%) are male and 717 (48%) are female. 70% of the whole population are from general caste, 30% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Loonawas Kalan village is 17%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 230 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Loonawas Kalan

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,491 1,047 444 0 251
Male 774 545 229 0 133
Female 717 502 215 0 118

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 19.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1249. Female population growth rate of the village is 22.6% which is 6% higher than male population growth rate of 16.6%. General caste population has increased by 20.1%; Schedule caste population has increased by 43.2% and child population has decreased by -4.9% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Loonawas Kalan

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 19.4% 20.1% 43.2% -100% -4.9%
Male 16.6% 18.5% 43.1% -100% -5%
Female 22.6% 21.8% 43.3% -100% -4.8%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 926 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 921, in schedule caste is 939. There are 887 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 45 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 1 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Loonawas Kalan

Total General SC ST Child
Change 45 25 1 -523 1
2011 926 921 939 0 887
2001 881 896 938 523 886

Literacy

Total 795 people in the village are literate, among them 507 are male and 288 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Loonawas Kalan is 64%. 79% of male and 48% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 12%. Male literacy has gone up by 7% and female literacy rate has gone up by 18%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Loonawas Kalan

Total Male Female
Change 11.6% 7.2% 17.7%
2011 64.1% 79.1% 48.1%
2001 52.5% 71.9% 30.4%

Workers profile

Loonawas Kalan has 40% (597) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 48% male and 32% female population are working population. 46% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 18% of total female population are main and 14% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Loonawas Kalan

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 40% 32.6% 7.4% 60%
Male 47.8% 46.3% 1.6% 52.2%
Female 31.7% 17.9% 13.8% 68.3%