Gura Vishnoiyan Village, with population of 5909 is Luni sub district's the 4th most populous village, located in Luni sub district of Jodhpur district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Gura Vishnoiyan village is 34 km2 and it is the biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 175 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Jodhpur and distance from Gura Vishnoiyan village to Jodhpur is 20 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Gura Vishnoiyan village is 342802. Luni is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 23 km. District head quarter of the village is Jodhpur which is 20 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 5909 people, among them 3048 (52%) are male and 2861 (48%) are female. 87% of the whole population are from general caste, 13% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Gura Vishnoiyan village is 17%, among them 55% are boys and 45% are girls. There are 984 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Gura Vishnoiyan

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 5,909 5,139 770 0 1,011
Male 3,048 2,648 400 0 559
Female 2,861 2,491 370 0 452

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -18.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 7277. Female population growth rate of the village is -17.4% which is 2.6% higher than male population growth rate of -20%. General caste population has decreased by -21.1%; Schedule caste population has increased by 2.1% and child population has decreased by -29.6% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Gura Vishnoiyan

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -18.8% -21.1% 2.1% -100% -29.6%
Male -20% -22.4% 1.5% -100% -26.4%
Female -17.4% -19.7% 2.8% -100% -33.1%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 939 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 941, in schedule caste is 925. There are 809 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 30 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 80 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Gura Vishnoiyan

Total General SC ST Child
Change 30 31 11 -143 -80
2011 939 941 925 0 809
2001 909 910 914 143 889

Literacy

Total 3474 people in the village are literate, among them 2161 are male and 1313 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Gura Vishnoiyan is 71%. 87% of male and 55% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 6%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 11%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Gura Vishnoiyan

Total Male Female
Change 6.1% 3.1% 10.4%
2011 70.9% 86.8% 54.5%
2001 64.8% 83.7% 44.1%

Workers profile

Gura Vishnoiyan has 41% (2441) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 47% male and 36% female population are working population. 35% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 12% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 10% of total female population are main and 25% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Gura Vishnoiyan

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 41.3% 22.8% 18.5% 58.7%
Male 46.7% 34.8% 11.9% 53.3%
Female 35.5% 10.1% 25.5% 64.5%