Shishvi (Nathdwara Rajsamand)

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Country India
 • TypeSarpanch
 • Total498 ha (1,231 acres)
 • Total996
 • Density200/km2 (520/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+5.30
Village code03049900

Shishvi is a small village of 498 hectares in Nathdwara Tehsil in Rajsamand district, for Rajsamand Lake, an artificial lake created in the 17th century by Rana Raj Singh in the state of Rajasthan, India.[2] The village is administrated by a sarpanch who is elected representative of the village by the local elections. Shishvi depends on NATHDWARA, the nearest town for all major economic activities.[3] The village has government-provided water facilities that include One tap, One Well supply, Two tanks, One tubewell, and One handpump. The villagers also acquire water from some of the natural water sources - Two rivers, Two canals and Two springs. Shishvi is also surrounded by Two lakes. The population of the village depends on the source of drinking water during summer on Handpump. Shishvi's pin code is 313703[4], and village code is 03049900. The area of Shishvi is segregated as 21 hectares irrigated area, 47 hectares unirrigated, the 385 hectare area under culturable waste (including gauchar and groves), and remaining 45 hectare area not available for cultivation.

Shishvi has One post office (Shishvi B.O) and One public telephone. The village is connected with a single bus service. Shishvi has Two banks and Two credit societies for the regulation of economic activity. The village is also equipped with Two recreational centers.

The village has an uninterrupted 24 hours electric supply from a power grid.


Shishvi is a census village in the district of Rajsamand, Rajasthan. The village has a total population of 996 and has total administration over 224 houses which are connected to supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage.

  • Shishvi has 141 children, 69 boys and 72 girls.
  • Scheduled caste counts for 181 (18.17%) males constitute 91 (9.14%) of the population and females 90 (9.04%).
  • Scheduled tribe counts for 180 (18.07%) males constitute 95 (9.54%) of the population and females 85 (8.53%).

Medical facility

  • Shishvi has 3 hospitals in nearby town.

Educational institutions

As per the census 2011 report, 452 people are literate in Shishvi out of which 303 are males and 149 are females.

Shishvi has the following educational facilities:

  • 1 Education facility
  • 1 Primary school
  • 1 Upper primary school
  • 1 Secondary school
  • 3 Colleges in the nearby range


According to a census 2011 report, 552 people of the total population are employed. The workforce is 297 male, 255 female with 534 (96.74%) of all workers being employed full-time, this includes 291 males and 243 females. 73 males and 49 females are considered as the main cultivators with the help of 17 male and 9 female agricultural labor. 18 people are reported to work for a marginal period of time in the year.

They depend on the agricultural markets (Mandi) of the nearby towns of NATHDWARA and Rajsamand to sell agricultural produce and make their living.


  1. "Pin Code 313703 and Post Offices under 313703 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-02-27.
  2. "Pin Code 313703 and Post Offices under 313703 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-02-27.
  3. "313703 Pin Code, post offices list". Retrieved 2021-02-27.
  4. "Pincode 313703". Retrieved 2021-02-27.

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