Rajpuriya Village, with population of 588 is Luni sub district's the 59th least populous village, located in Luni sub district of Jodhpur district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Rajpuriya village is 10 km2 and it is the 62nd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 61 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Jodhpur and distance from Rajpuriya village to Jodhpur is 26 km. Pin code of Rajpuriya village is 342802. Luni is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 18 km. District head quarter of the village is Jodhpur which is 26 km away. 0.07 square kilometer (1%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 588 people, among them 322 (55%) are male and 266 (45%) are female. 92% of the whole population are from general caste, 8% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Rajpuriya village is 15%, among them 65% are boys and 35% are girls. There are 111 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Rajpuriya

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 588 540 48 0 86
Male 322 299 23 0 56
Female 266 241 25 0 30

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 17.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 502. Female population growth rate of the village is 12.2% which is -9.3% lower than male population growth rate of 21.5%. General caste population has increased by 10.4%; Schedule caste population has increased by 269.2% and child population has decreased by -21.1% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Rajpuriya

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 17 10 269 0 -21
Male 22 15 283 0 -8
Female 12 5 257 0 -38

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 826 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 806, in schedule caste is 1087. There are 536 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 68 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 - Rajpuriya

Total General SC ST Child
Change -68 -82 -80 0 -251
2011 826 806 1,087 0 536
2001 894 888 1,167 0 787

Literacy

Total 357 people in the village are literate, among them 226 are male and 131 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Rajpuriya is 71%. 85% of male and 56% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 11%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 20%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Rajpuriya

Total Male Female
Change 11 3 20
2011 71 85 56
2001 60 82 36

Workers profile

Rajpuriya has 53% (311) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 51% male and 56% female population are working population. 2% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 48% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 0% of total female population are main and 56% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Rajpuriya

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 53 1 52 47
Male 51 2 48 49
Female 56 0 56 44