Sarechan Village, with population of 1447 is Luni sub district's the 47th most populous village, located in Luni sub district of Jodhpur district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Sarechan village is 13 km2 and it is the 44th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 113 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Jodhpur and distance from Sarechan village to Jodhpur is 30 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Sarechan village is 342801. Luni is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 9 km. District head quarter of the village is Jodhpur which is 30 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 1447 people, among them 748 (52%) are male and 699 (48%) are female. 72% of the whole population are from general caste, 22% are from schedule caste and 6% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Sarechan village is 15%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 267 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Sarechan

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,447 1,045 319 83 213
Male 748 539 170 39 115
Female 699 506 149 44 98

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -33.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2165. Female population growth rate of the village is -35.5% which is -4.7% lower than male population growth rate of -30.8%. General caste population has decreased by -34.2%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -32.3%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -22.4% and child population has decreased by -49.4% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Sarechan

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -33.2% -34.2% -32.3% -22.4% -49.4%
Male -30.8% -30.6% -31.5% -30.4% -47.7%
Female -35.5% -37.5% -33.2% -13.7% -51.2%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 934 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 939, in schedule caste is 876 and in schedule tribe is 1128. There are 852 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 69 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 62 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Sarechan

Total General SC ST Child
Change -69 -103 -23 217 -62
2011 934 939 876 1128 852
2001 1003 1042 899 911 914

Literacy

Total 792 people in the village are literate, among them 495 are male and 297 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Sarechan is 64%. 78% of male and 49% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 19%. Male literacy has gone up by 9% and female literacy rate has gone up by 27%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Sarechan

Total Male Female
Change 19.1% 9.4% 27.3%
2011 64.2% 78.2% 49.4%
2001 45.1% 68.8% 22.1%

Workers profile

Sarechan has 39% (571) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 49% male and 30% female population are working population. 35% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 13% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 20% of total female population are main and 10% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Sarechan

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 39.5% 28% 11.5% 60.5%
Male 48.5% 35.3% 13.2% 51.5%
Female 29.8% 20.2% 9.6% 70.2%