Ramgarh Village, with population of 8222 is Jaisalmer sub district's the 2nd most populous village, located in Jaisalmer sub district of Jaisalmer district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Ramgarh village is 478 km2 and it is the 7th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 17 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Jaisalmer and distance from Ramgarh village to Jaisalmer is 65 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Ramgarh village is 345022. Jaisalmer is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 65 km. District head quarter of the village is Jaisalmer which is 65 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 8222 people, among them 4693 (57%) are male and 3529 (43%) are female. 68% of the whole population are from general caste, 26% are from schedule caste and 6% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Ramgarh village is 17%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 1469 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Ramgarh

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 8,222 5,625 2,113 484 1,404
Male 4,693 3,280 1,147 266 715
Female 3,529 2,345 966 218 689

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 18.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 6918. Female population growth rate of the village is 21.4% which is 4.4% higher than male population growth rate of 17%. General caste population has increased by 13.2%; Schedule caste population has increased by 37.6%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 16.6% and child population has increased by 2.3% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Ramgarh

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 18.8% 13.2% 37.6% 16.6% 2.3%
Male 17% 12% 33.4% 19.8% -4.2%
Female 21.4% 15% 42.9% 13% 10.1%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 752 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 715, in schedule caste is 842 and in schedule tribe is 820. There are 964 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 27 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 125 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Ramgarh

Total General SC ST Child
Change 27 19 56 -49 125
2011 752 715 842 820 964
2001 725 696 786 869 839

Literacy

Total 4809 people in the village are literate, among them 3397 are male and 1412 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Ramgarh is 71%. 85% of male and 50% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 10%. Male literacy has gone up by 6% and female literacy rate has gone up by 15%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Ramgarh

Total Male Female
Change 9.6% 6.8% 14.2%
2011 70.5% 85.4% 49.7%
2001 60.9% 78.6% 35.5%

Workers profile

Ramgarh has 43% (3572) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 57% male and 25% female population are working population. 45% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 13% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 3% of total female population are main and 22% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Ramgarh

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 43.4% 26.8% 16.7% 56.6%
Male 57.3% 44.6% 12.7% 42.7%
Female 25% 3.1% 21.9% 75%