Khara Bera Purohitan Village, with population of 3322 is Luni sub district's the 14th most populous village, located in Luni sub district of Jodhpur district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Khara Bera Purohitan village is 32 km2 and it is the 2nd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 103 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Jodhpur and distance from Khara Bera Purohitan village to Jodhpur is 31 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Khara Bera Purohitan village is 342802. Luni is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 15 km. District head quarter of the village is Jodhpur which is 31 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 3322 people, among them 1690 (51%) are male and 1632 (49%) are female. 85% of the whole population are from general caste, 14% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Khara Bera Purohitan village is 18%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 543 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Khara Bera Purohitan

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 3,322 2,835 461 26 582
Male 1,690 1,443 235 12 312
Female 1,632 1,392 226 14 270

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 18.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2804. Female population growth rate of the village is 18.6% which is 0.3% higher than male population growth rate of 18.3%. General caste population has increased by 10.4%; Schedule caste population has increased by 94.5% and child population has increased by 13.7% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Khara Bera Purohitan

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 18.5% 10.4% 94.5% 0% 13.7%
Male 18.3% 9.3% 117.6% 0% 28.9%
Female 18.6% 11.6% 75.2% 0% 0%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 966 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 965, in schedule caste is 962 and in schedule tribe is 1167. There are 865 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 2 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 251 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Khara Bera Purohitan

Total General SC ST Child
Change 2 20 -232 1167 -251
2011 966 965 962 1167 865
2001 964 945 1194 0 1116

Literacy

Total 1808 people in the village are literate, among them 1137 are male and 671 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Khara Bera Purohitan is 66%. 83% of male and 49% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 7%. Male literacy has gone up by 4% and female literacy rate has gone up by 11%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Khara Bera Purohitan

Total Male Female
Change 6.9% 3.9% 11.1%
2011 66% 82.5% 49.3%
2001 59.1% 78.6% 38.2%

Workers profile

Khara Bera Purohitan has 35% (1178) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 50% male and 20% female population are working population. 37% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 13% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 7% of total female population are main and 14% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Khara Bera Purohitan

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 35.5% 22.2% 13.2% 64.5%
Male 50% 37.2% 12.8% 50%
Female 20.4% 6.7% 13.7% 79.6%