Myajlar Village, with population of 2821 is Jaisalmer sub district's the 5th most populous village, located in Jaisalmer sub district of Jaisalmer district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Myajlar village is 349 km2 and it is the 9th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 8 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Jaisalmer and distance from Myajlar village to Jaisalmer is 100 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Myajlar village is 345034. Jaisalmer is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 100 km. District head quarter of the village is Jaisalmer which is 100 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 2821 people, among them 1559 (55%) are male and 1262 (45%) are female. 67% of the whole population are from general caste, 33% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Myajlar village is 21%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 488 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Myajlar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,821 1,878 937 6 606
Male 1,559 1,044 511 4 326
Female 1,262 834 426 2 280

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2909. Female population growth rate of the village is 4.4% which is 12.7% higher than male population growth rate of -8.3%. General caste population has decreased by -14.9%; Schedule caste population has increased by 34.6%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by 0% and child population has decreased by -9.3% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Myajlar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -3% -14.9% 34.6% 0% -9.3%
Male -8.3% -20.5% 34.1% -20% -17.9%
Female 4.4% -6.6% 35.2% 100% 3.3%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 809 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 799, in schedule caste is 834 and in schedule tribe is 500. There are 859 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 98 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 176 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Myajlar

Total General SC ST Child
Change 98 119 7 300 176
2011 809 799 834 500 859
2001 711 680 827 200 683

Literacy

Total 1281 people in the village are literate, among them 874 are male and 407 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Myajlar is 58%. 71% of male and 41% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 13%. Male literacy has gone up by 11% and female literacy rate has gone up by 16%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Myajlar

Total Male Female
Change 12.4% 10.7% 16.5%
2011 57.8% 70.9% 41.4%
2001 45.4% 60.2% 24.9%

Workers profile

Myajlar has 36% (1011) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 48% male and 21% female population are working population. 45% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 18% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Myajlar

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 35.8% 32.8% 3% 64.2%
Male 47.8% 45.1% 2.7% 52.2%
Female 21.1% 17.6% 3.5% 78.9%