Loona Khurd Village, with population of 845 is Pokaran sub district's the 113rd most populous village, located in Pokaran sub district of Jaisalmer district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Loona Khurd village is 37 km2 and it is the 68th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 23 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Pokaran and distance from Loona Khurd village to Pokaran is 48 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Loona Khurd village is 345026. Pokaran is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 48 km. District head quarter of the village is Jaisalmer which is 109 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 845 people, among them 463 (55%) are male and 382 (45%) are female. 59% of the whole population are from general caste, 41% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Loona Khurd village is 18%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 134 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Loona Khurd

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 845 495 350 0 154
Male 463 273 190 0 78
Female 382 222 160 0 76

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 38.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 610. Female population growth rate of the village is 42% which is 6.2% higher than male population growth rate of 35.8%. General caste population has increased by 40.2%; Schedule caste population has increased by 36.2% and child population has increased by 4.8% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Loona Khurd

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 39 40 36 0 5
Male 36 37 35 0 -19
Female 42 45 38 0 49

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 825 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 813, in schedule caste is 842. There are 974 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 36 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 443 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Loona Khurd

Total General SC ST Child
Change 36 48 19 0 443
2011 825 813 842 0 974
2001 789 765 823 0 531

Literacy

Total 396 people in the village are literate, among them 297 are male and 99 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Loona Khurd is 57%. 77% of male and 32% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 4%. Male literacy has gone down by 1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 5%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Loona Khurd

Total Male Female
Change 5 2 5
2011 57 77 32
2001 53 76 27

Workers profile

Loona Khurd has 44% (369) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 47% male and 40% female population are working population. 29% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 18% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 3% of total female population are main and 37% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Loona Khurd

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 44 17 27 56
Male 47 29 18 53
Female 40 3 37 60