Balaji Nagar Village, with population of 1579 is Luni sub district's the 41st most populous village, located in Luni sub district of Jodhpur district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Balaji Nagar village is 8 km2 and it is the 86th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 209 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Jodhpur and distance from Balaji Nagar village to Jodhpur is 15 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Balaji Nagar 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 15 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 1579 people, among them 800 (51%) are male and 779 (49%) are female. 100% of the whole population are from general caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Balaji Nagar village is 22%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are 248 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Balaji Nagar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,579 1,579 0 0 343
Male 800 800 0 0 173
Female 779 779 0 0 170

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -78.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 7277. Female population growth rate of the village is -77.5% which is 1.5% higher than male population growth rate of -79%. General caste population has decreased by -75.8% and child population has decreased by -76.1% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Balaji Nagar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -78.3% -75.8% -100% -100% -76.1%
Male -79% -76.5% -100% -100% -77.2%
Female -77.5% -74.9% -100% -100% -74.9%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 974 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 974,. There are 983 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 65 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 94 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Balaji Nagar

Total General SC ST Child
Change 65 64 -914 -143 94
2011 974 974 0 0 983
2001 909 910 914 143 889

Literacy

Total 802 people in the village are literate, among them 513 are male and 289 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Balaji Nagar is 65%. 82% of male and 47% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by 0%. Male literacy has gone down by -2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 3%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Balaji Nagar

Total Male Female
Change 0.1% -1.9% 3.4%
2011 64.9% 81.8% 47.5%
2001 64.8% 83.7% 44.1%

Workers profile

Balaji Nagar has 48% (760) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 49% male and 47% female population are working population. 18% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 32% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 1% of total female population are main and 46% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Balaji Nagar

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 48.1% 9.6% 38.6% 51.9%
Male 49.3% 17.5% 31.8% 50.8%
Female 47% 1.4% 45.6% 53%