Achalgarh Village, with population of 343 is Abu Road sub district's the 7th least populous village, located in Abu Road sub district of Sirohi district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Achalgarh village is 1 km2 and it is the 5th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 242 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Abu Road and distance from Achalgarh village to Abu Road is 12 km. Pin code of Achalgarh village is 307501. Abu Road is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 12 km. District head quarter of the village is Sirohi which is 97 km away. 0.92 square kilometer (65%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 343 people, among them 174 (51%) are male and 169 (49%) are female. 51% of the whole population are from general caste, 30% are from schedule caste and 19% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Achalgarh village is 9%, among them 29% are boys and 71% are girls. There are 70 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Achalgarh

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 343 174 104 65 31
Male 174 89 54 31 9
Female 169 85 50 34 22

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 5.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 324. Female population growth rate of the village is 25.2% which is 33.1% higher than male population growth rate of -7.9%. General caste population has decreased by -6.5%; Schedule caste population has increased by 30%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 12.1% and child population has decreased by -52.3% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Achalgarh

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 6 -7 30 12 -52
Male -8 -22 29 -6 -74
Female 25 18 32 36 -29

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 971 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 955, in schedule caste is 926 and in schedule tribe is 1097. There are 2444 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 257 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 1532 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Achalgarh

Total General SC ST Child
Change 257 323 21 339 1,532
2011 971 955 926 1,097 2,444
2001 714 632 905 758 912

Literacy

Total 221 people in the village are literate, among them 141 are male and 80 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Achalgarh is 71%. 85% of male and 54% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 11%. Male literacy has gone up by 13% and female literacy rate has gone up by 12%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Achalgarh

Total Male Female
Change 11 13 12
2011 71 86 54
2001 60 72 42

Workers profile

Achalgarh has 45% (154) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 61% male and 28% female population are working population. 61% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 0% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 25% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Achalgarh

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 45 43 2 55
Male 61 61 0 39
Female 28 25 3 72