Karni Nagar Village, with population of 846 is Luni sub district's the 78th most populous village, located in Luni sub district of Jodhpur district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Karni Nagar village is 3 km2 and it is the 14th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 290 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Jodhpur and distance from Karni Nagar village to Jodhpur is 40 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Karni Nagar village is 342802. Luni is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 20 km. District head quarter of the village is Jodhpur which is 40 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 846 people, among them 449 (53%) are male and 397 (47%) are female. 83% of the whole population are from general caste, 4% are from schedule caste and 13% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Karni Nagar village is 17%, among them 49% are boys and 51% are girls. There are 140 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Karni Nagar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 846 706 32 108 142
Male 449 373 16 60 70
Female 397 333 16 48 72

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -64% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2349. Female population growth rate of the village is -64.4% which is -0.8% lower than male population growth rate of -63.6%. General caste population has decreased by -66.5%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -82.9%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 96.4% and child population has decreased by -68.9% in the village since last census.

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

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -64% -66.5% -82.9% 96.4% -68.9%
Male -63.6% -66.2% -84.2% 93.5% -72.4%
Female -64.4% -66.9% -81.4% 100% -64.4%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 884 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 893, in schedule caste is 1000 and in schedule tribe is 800. There are 1029 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 20 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 234 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Karni Nagar

Total General SC ST Child
Change -20 -19 149 26 234
2011 884 893 1000 800 1029
2001 904 912 851 774 795

Literacy

Total 409 people in the village are literate, among them 280 are male and 129 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Karni Nagar is 58%. 74% of male and 40% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 12%. Male literacy has gone up by 4% and female literacy rate has gone up by 20%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Karni Nagar

Total Male Female
Change 12.4% 4.3% 19.7%
2011 58.1% 73.9% 39.7%
2001 45.7% 69.6% 20%

Workers profile

Karni Nagar has 54% (461) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 53% male and 56% female population are working population. 45% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 3% of total female population are main and 53% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Karni Nagar

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 54.5% 25.5% 29% 45.5%
Male 52.8% 45.4% 7.3% 47.2%
Female 56.4% 3% 53.4% 43.6%