Madwa Village, with population of 3423 is Pokaran sub district's the 9th most populous village, located in Pokaran sub district of Jaisalmer district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Madwa village is 87 km2 and it is the 24th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 39 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Pokaran and distance from Madwa village to Pokaran is 22 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Madwa village is 345024. Pokaran is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 22 km. District head quarter of the village is Jaisalmer which is 134 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 3423 people, among them 1793 (52%) are male and 1630 (48%) are female. 90% of the whole population are from general caste, 8% are from schedule caste and 2% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Madwa village is 22%, among them 49% are boys and 51% are girls. There are 551 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Madwa

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 3,423 3,076 279 68 744
Male 1,793 1,611 145 37 365
Female 1,630 1,465 134 31 379

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 31.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2606. Female population growth rate of the village is 32.4% which is 2% higher than male population growth rate of 30.4%. General caste population has increased by 31.5%; Schedule caste population has increased by 25.7%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 51.1% and child population has increased by 12.9% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Madwa

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 31 32 26 51 13
Male 30 30 27 42 11
Female 32 33 24 63 15

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 909 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 909, in schedule caste is 924 and in schedule tribe is 838. There are 1038 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 14 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 35 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Madwa

Total General SC ST Child
Change 14 15 -23 107 35
2011 909 909 924 838 1,038
2001 895 894 947 731 1,003

Literacy

Total 1476 people in the village are literate, among them 1008 are male and 468 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Madwa is 55%. 71% of male and 37% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 19%. Male literacy has gone up by 20% and female literacy rate has gone up by 19%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Madwa

Total Male Female
Change 19 20 19
2011 55 71 37
2001 36 51 18

Workers profile

Madwa has 46% (1568) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 49% male and 42% female population are working population. 37% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 12% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 16% of total female population are main and 26% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Madwa

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 46 27 19 54
Male 49 37 13 51
Female 42 16 26 58