Sar Village, with population of 2902 is Luni sub district's the 17th most populous village, located in Luni sub district of Jodhpur district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Sar village is 10 km2 and it is the 54th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 283 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Jodhpur and distance from Sar village to Jodhpur is 32 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Sar village is 342801. Luni is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 8 km. District head quarter of the village is Jodhpur which is 32 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 2902 people, among them 1521 (52%) are male and 1381 (48%) are female. 82% of the whole population are from general caste, 18% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Sar village is 17%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 533 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Sar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,902 2,370 532 0 490
Male 1,521 1,248 273 0 256
Female 1,381 1,122 259 0 234

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -15.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 3433. Female population growth rate of the village is -13.9% which is 2.9% higher than male population growth rate of -16.8%. General caste population has decreased by -14.7%; Schedule caste population has increased by 18.2% and child population has decreased by -22.3% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Sar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -15.5% -14.7% 18.2% -100% -22.3%
Male -16.8% -15.6% 13.8% -100% -23.4%
Female -13.9% -13.6% 23.3% -100% -21.2%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 908 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 899, in schedule caste is 949. There are 914 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 31 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 25 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Sar

Total General SC ST Child
Change 31 21 74 -864 25
2011 908 899 949 0 914
2001 877 878 875 864 889

Literacy

Total 1355 people in the village are literate, among them 899 are male and 456 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Sar is 56%. 71% of male and 40% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by -1%. Male literacy has gone down by -6% and female literacy rate has gone up by 5%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Sar

Total Male Female
Change -0.9% -5.6% 5.0%
2011 56.2% 71.1% 39.8%
2001 57.1% 76.7% 34.8%

Workers profile

Sar has 40% (1174) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 52% male and 28% female population are working population. 49% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 18% of total female population are main and 11% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Sar

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 40.5% 34% 6.5% 59.5%
Male 51.5% 48.8% 2.7% 48.5%
Female 28.2% 17.6% 10.6% 71.8%