Peshawas Village, with population of 724 is Luni sub district's the 78th least populous village, located in Luni sub district of Jodhpur district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Peshawas village is 9 km2 and it is the 66th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 79 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Jodhpur and distance from Peshawas village to Jodhpur is 32 km. Pin code of Peshawas village is 342027. Luni is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 38 km. District head quarter of the village is Jodhpur which is 32 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 724 people, among them 374 (52%) are male and 350 (48%) are female. 34% of the whole population are from general caste, 35% are from schedule caste and 31% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Peshawas village is 18%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 146 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Peshawas

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 724 249 253 222 130
Male 374 134 137 103 69
Female 350 115 116 119 61

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 30.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 556. Female population growth rate of the village is 33.1% which is 5.5% higher than male population growth rate of 27.6%. General caste population has increased by 20.9%; Schedule caste population has increased by 37.5%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 33.7% and child population has increased by 12.1% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Peshawas

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 30 21 38 34 12
Male 28 23 34 26 30
Female 33 19 42 42 -3

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 936 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 858, in schedule caste is 847 and in schedule tribe is 1155. There are 884 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 38 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 305 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Peshawas

Total General SC ST Child
Change 38 -32 43 131 -305
2011 936 858 847 1,155 884
2001 898 890 804 1,024 1,189

Literacy

Total 324 people in the village are literate, among them 208 are male and 116 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Peshawas is 55%. 68% of male and 40% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 11%. Male literacy has gone up by 6% and female literacy rate has gone up by 18%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Peshawas

Total Male Female
Change 11 7 18
2011 55 68 40
2001 44 62 22

Workers profile

Peshawas has 40% (293) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 49% male and 31% female population are working population. 39% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 10% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 9% of total female population are main and 22% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Peshawas

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 41 25 16 60
Male 50 39 10 51
Female 31 9 22 69