Bilara Ward No 17, with population of 1430 is Bilara city's the 9th least populous ward, located in Bilara sub district of Jodhpur district in the state Rajasthan in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to 1430 people, among them 723 (51%) are male and 707 (49%) are female. 70% of the whole population are from general caste, 30% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bilara Ward No 17 is 15%, among them 56% are boys and 44% are girls. There are 266 households in the ward and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the ward has decreased by -44% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2552. Female population growth rate of the ward is -40.5% which is 6.5% higher than male population growth rate of -47%. General caste population has decreased by -54.2%; Schedule caste population has increased by 18.5%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 33.3% and child population has decreased by -51.7% in the ward since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 978 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 976, in schedule caste is 991 and in schedule tribe is 333. There are 802 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the ward. Overall sex ratio in the ward has increased by 106 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 166 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Literacy

Total 924 people in the ward are literate, among them 544 are male and 380 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Bilara WARD NO.-0017 is 76%. 90% of male and 62% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 4%. Male literacy has gone down by 0% and female literacy rate has gone up by 10%.

Workers profile

Bilara WARD NO.-0017 has 42% (596) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 52% male and 31% female population are working population. 50% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 18% of total female population are main and 12% are marginal workers.