Bhawalnagar Village, with population of 56 is Pokaran sub district's the 4th least populous village, located in Pokaran sub district of Jaisalmer district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Bhawalnagar village is 10 km2 and it is the 84th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 6 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Pokaran and distance from Bhawalnagar village to Pokaran is 127 km. Pin code of Bhawalnagar village is 345028. Pokaran is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 140 km. District head quarter of the village is Jaisalmer which is 265 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 56 people, among them 34 (61%) are male and 22 (39%) are female. 86% of the whole population are from general caste and 14% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bhawalnagar village is 16%, among them 67% are boys and 33% are girls. There are 10 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Bhawalnagar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 56 48 0 8 9
Male 34 29 0 5 6
Female 22 19 0 3 3

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -46.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 104. Female population growth rate of the village is -56.9% which is -21.1% lower than male population growth rate of -35.8%. General caste population has decreased by -28.4%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -65.2% and child population has decreased by -67.9% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Bhawalnagar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -46.2% -28.4% -100% -65.2% -67.9%
Male -35.8% -14.7% -100% -58.3% -62.5%
Female -56.9% -42.4% -100% -72.7% -75%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 647 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 655, and in schedule tribe is 600. There are 500 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has decreased by 315 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 250 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Bhawalnagar

Total General SC ST Child
Change -315 -316 -1000 -317 -250
2011 647 655 0 600 500
2001 962 971 1000 917 750

Literacy

Total 40 people in the village are literate, among them 27 are male and 13 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Bhawalnagar is 85%. 96% of male and 68% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 74%. Male literacy has gone up by 74% and female literacy rate has gone up by 68%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Bhawalnagar

Total Male Female
Change 74.6% 74.8% 68.4%
2011 85.1% 96.4% 68.4%
2001 10.5% 21.6% 0%

Workers profile

Bhawalnagar has 54% (30) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 47% male and 64% female population are working population. 47% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 0% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 59% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Bhawalnagar

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 53.6% 51.8% 1.8% 46.4%
Male 47.1% 47.1% 0% 52.9%
Female 63.6% 59.1% 4.5% 36.4%