Radwa Village, with population of 1692 is Barmer sub district's the 21st most populous village, located in Barmer sub district of Barmer district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Radwa village is 17 km2 and it is the 33rd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 102 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Barmer and distance from Radwa village to Barmer is 20 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Radwa village is 344012. Barmer is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 20 km. District head quarter of the village is Barmer which is 20 km away. 1.41 square kilometer (8%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 1692 people, among them 882 (52%) are male and 810 (48%) are female. 94% of the whole population are from general caste, 6% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Radwa village is 18%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 253 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Radwa

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,692 1,588 104 0 309
Male 882 834 48 0 168
Female 810 754 56 0 141

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 30% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1302. Female population growth rate of the village is 29.8% which is -0.3% lower than male population growth rate of 30.1%. General caste population has increased by 29.7%; Schedule caste population has increased by 33.3% and child population has increased by 17.5% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Radwa

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 30 30 33 0 18
Male 30 30 37 0 24
Female 30 30 30 0 11

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 918 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 904, in schedule caste is 1167. There are 839 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 2 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 95 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Radwa

Total General SC ST Child
Change -2 0 -62 0 -95
2011 918 904 1,167 0 839
2001 920 904 1,229 0 934

Literacy

Total 941 people in the village are literate, among them 644 are male and 297 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Radwa is 68%. 90% of male and 44% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by -3%. Male literacy has gone up by 4% and female literacy rate has gone down by -10%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Radwa

Total Male Female
Change -3 4 -9
2011 68 90 44
2001 71 86 54

Workers profile

Radwa has 54% (922) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 53% male and 56% female population are working population. 35% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 18% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 10% of total female population are main and 46% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Radwa

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 55 23 31 46
Male 53 35 18 47
Female 56 10 46 44