Rohichan Kalan Village, with population of 4474 is Luni sub district's the 11th most populous village, located in Luni sub district of Jodhpur district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Rohichan Kalan village is 20 km2 and it is the 16th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 225 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Jodhpur and distance from Rohichan Kalan village to Jodhpur is 55 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Rohichan Kalan village is 342802. Luni is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 25 km. District head quarter of the village is Jodhpur which is 55 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 4474 people, among them 2364 (53%) are male and 2110 (47%) are female. 75% of the whole population are from general caste, 18% are from schedule caste and 7% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Rohichan Kalan village is 15%, among them 55% are boys and 45% are girls. There are 758 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Rohichan Kalan

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 4,474 3,362 817 295 692
Male 2,364 1,756 439 169 378
Female 2,110 1,606 378 126 314

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 6.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 4199. Female population growth rate of the village is 4.3% which is -4.3% lower than male population growth rate of 8.6%. General caste population has increased by 0.7%; Schedule caste population has increased by 28.5%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 31.1% and child population has decreased by -24.2% in the village since last census.

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

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 6.5% 0.7% 28.5% 31.1% -24.2%
Male 8.6% 2.4% 27.6% 44.4% -23.3%
Female 4.3% -1% 29.5% 16.7% -25.2%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 893 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 915, in schedule caste is 861 and in schedule tribe is 746. There are 831 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 37 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 21 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Rohichan Kalan

Total General SC ST Child
Change -37 -31 12 -177 -21
2011 893 915 861 746 831
2001 930 946 849 923 852

Literacy

Total 2425 people in the village are literate, among them 1569 are male and 856 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Rohichan Kalan is 64%. 79% of male and 48% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 15%. Male literacy has gone up by 9% and female literacy rate has gone up by 21%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Rohichan Kalan

Total Male Female
Change 15.3% 9.2% 21.0%
2011 64.1% 79% 47.7%
2001 48.8% 69.8% 26.7%

Workers profile

Rohichan Kalan has 48% (2151) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 52% male and 44% female population are working population. 44% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 8% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 20% of total female population are main and 24% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Rohichan Kalan

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 48.1% 32.7% 15.4% 51.9%
Male 51.9% 44.2% 7.7% 48.1%
Female 43.7% 19.8% 24% 56.3%