Kakani Village, with population of 2201 is Luni sub district's the 28th most populous village, located in Luni sub district of Jodhpur district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Kakani village is 17 km2 and it is the 22nd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 128 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Jodhpur and distance from Kakani village to Jodhpur is 25 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Kakani village is 342802. Luni is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 10 km. District head quarter of the village is Jodhpur which is 25 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 2201 people, among them 1145 (52%) are male and 1056 (48%) are female. 72% of the whole population are from general caste, 24% are from schedule caste and 4% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kakani village is 18%, among them 56% are boys and 45% are girls. There are 409 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kakani

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,201 1,586 519 96 400
Male 1,145 818 276 51 222
Female 1,056 768 243 45 178

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -35.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 3424. Female population growth rate of the village is -35.7% which is 0% lower than male population growth rate of -35.7%. General caste population has decreased by -44.2%; Schedule caste population has increased by 7.2%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -4% and child population has decreased by -45.8% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kakani

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -36 -44 7 -4 -46
Male -36 -43 -2 -12 -43
Female -36 -45 20 7 -49

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 922 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 939, in schedule caste is 880 and in schedule tribe is 882. There are 802 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 1 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 105 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kakani

Total General SC ST Child
Change -1 -32 164 158 -105
2011 922 939 880 882 802
2001 923 971 716 724 907

Literacy

Total 1080 people in the village are literate, among them 690 are male and 390 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kakani is 60%. 75% of male and 44% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 12%. Male literacy has gone up by 10% and female literacy rate has gone up by 14%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kakani

Total Male Female
Change 12 10 14
2011 60 75 44
2001 48 65 30

Workers profile

Kakani has 37% (814) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 48% male and 25% female population are working population. 23% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 25% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 5% of total female population are main and 20% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kakani

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 37 14 23 63
Male 48 23 25 52
Female 25 5 20 75