Benan Population - Jodhpur, Rajasthan

Benan is a large village located in Bilara Tehsil of Jodhpur district, Rajasthan with total 441 families residing. The Benan village has population of 2490 of which 1272 are males while 1218 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Benan village population of children with age 0-6 is 426 which makes up 17.11 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Benan village is 958 which is higher than Rajasthan state average of 928. Child Sex Ratio for the Benan as per census is 828, lower than Rajasthan average of 888.

Benan village has lower literacy rate compared to Rajasthan. In 2011, literacy rate of Benan village was 54.84 % compared to 66.11 % of Rajasthan. In Benan Male literacy stands at 71.13 % while female literacy rate was 38.34 %.

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Benan village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village. Our website, don't have information about schools and hospital in Benan village.

Benan Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 441 - -
Population 2,490 1,272 1,218
Child (0-6) 426 233 193
Schedule Caste 658 353 305
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 54.84 % 71.13 % 38.34 %
Total Workers 1,107 671 436
Main Worker 753 - -
Marginal Worker 354 49 305

Caste Factor

Benan village of Jodhpur has substantial population of Schedule Caste. Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 26.43 % of total population in Benan village. The village Benan currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Benan village out of total population, 1107 were engaged in work activities. 68.02 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 31.98 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1107 workers engaged in Main Work, 348 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 112 were Agricultural labourer.

# State Density / Km2
1 Delhi 11,320
2 Chandigarh 9,258
3 Puducherry 2,547
4 Daman and Diu 2,191
5 Lakshadweep 2,149