Mohangarh Village, with population of 9928 is Jaisalmer sub district's the most populous village, located in Jaisalmer sub district of Jaisalmer district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Mohangarh village is 721 km2 and it is the 2nd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 14 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Jaisalmer and distance from Mohangarh village to Jaisalmer is 65 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Mohangarh village is 345033. 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 9928 people, among them 5404 (54%) are male and 4524 (46%) are female. 76% of the whole population are from general caste, 19% are from schedule caste and 5% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Mohangarh village is 19%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 1833 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Mohangarh

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 9,928 7,578 1,852 498 1,840
Male 5,404 4,151 999 254 981
Female 4,524 3,427 853 244 859

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 11.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 8895. Female population growth rate of the village is 16.6% which is 8.8% higher than male population growth rate of 7.8%. General caste population has increased by 13.8%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -3.3%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 55.6% and child population has increased by 6.2% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Mohangarh

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 11.6% 13.8% -3.3% 55.6% 6.2%
Male 7.8% 8.3% -0.4% 42.7% 4.1%
Female 16.6% 21.3% -6.6% 71.8% 8.7%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 837 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 826, in schedule caste is 854 and in schedule tribe is 961. There are 876 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 63 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 37 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Mohangarh

Total General SC ST Child
Change 63 89 -56 163 37
2011 837 826 854 961 876
2001 774 737 910 798 839

Literacy

Total 4659 people in the village are literate, among them 3162 are male and 1497 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Mohangarh is 58%. 71% of male and 41% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 8%. Male literacy has gone up by 6% and female literacy rate has gone up by 11%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Mohangarh

Total Male Female
Change 7.5% 6.3% 10.6%
2011 57.6% 71.5% 40.8%
2001 50.1% 65.2% 30.2%

Workers profile

Mohangarh has 37% (3647) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 47% male and 24% female population are working population. 41% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 12% of total female population are main and 12% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Mohangarh

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 36.7% 27.4% 9.3% 63.3%
Male 47.3% 40.7% 6.6% 52.7%
Female 24.1% 11.6% 12.5% 75.9%