Doodhiya Village, with population of 799 is Pokaran sub district's the 123rd most populous village, located in Pokaran sub district of Jaisalmer district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Doodhiya village is 17 km2 and it is the 148th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 48 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Pokaran and distance from Doodhiya village to Pokaran is 50 km. Pin code of Doodhiya village is 345024. Pokaran is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 50 km. District head quarter of the village is Jaisalmer which is 125 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 799 people, among them 437 (55%) are male and 362 (45%) are female. 30% of the whole population are from general caste, 26% are from schedule caste and 44% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Doodhiya village is 23%, among them 60% are boys and 40% are girls. There are 122 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Doodhiya

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 799 240 204 355 187
Male 437 133 112 192 112
Female 362 107 92 163 75

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 35.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 589. Female population growth rate of the village is 32.6% which is -5.7% lower than male population growth rate of 38.3%. General caste population has increased by 34.1%; Schedule caste population has increased by 23.6%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 44.9% and child population has increased by 0.5% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Doodhiya

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 36 34 24 45 1
Male 38 40 30 42 17
Female 33 27 17 48 -17

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 828 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 805, in schedule caste is 821 and in schedule tribe is 849. There are 670 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 36 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 268 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Doodhiya

Total General SC ST Child
Change -36 -79 -98 34 -268
2011 828 805 821 849 670
2001 864 884 919 815 938

Literacy

Total 347 people in the village are literate, among them 233 are male and 114 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Doodhiya is 57%. 72% of male and 40% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by -15%. Male literacy has gone down by -3% and female literacy rate has gone down by -29%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Doodhiya

Total Male Female
Change -15 -3 -29
2011 57 72 40
2001 72 75 69

Workers profile

Doodhiya has 53% (425) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 50% male and 57% female population are working population. 43% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 5% of total female population are main and 51% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Doodhiya

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 53 26 27 47
Male 50 43 7 50
Female 57 5 51 43