Phalsoond Village, with population of 4482 is Pokaran sub district's the 4th most populous village, located in Pokaran sub district of Jaisalmer district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Phalsoond village is 24 km2 and it is the 107th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 188 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Pokaran and distance from Phalsoond village to Pokaran is 70 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Phalsoond village is 345025. Pokaran is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 70 km. District head quarter of the village is Jaisalmer which is 150 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 4482 people, among them 2335 (52%) are male and 2147 (48%) are female. 81% of the whole population are from general caste, 11% are from schedule caste and 8% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Phalsoond village is 19%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 854 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Phalsoond

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 4,482 3,632 513 337 853
Male 2,335 1,883 269 183 435
Female 2,147 1,749 244 154 418

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 35.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 3316. Female population growth rate of the village is 39% which is 7.2% higher than male population growth rate of 31.8%. General caste population has increased by 24%; Schedule caste population has increased by 128%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 106.7% and child population has increased by 22.2% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Phalsoond

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 35.2% 24% 128% 106.7% 22.2%
Male 31.8% 19.8% 140.2% 110.3% 18.5%
Female 39% 29% 115.9% 102.6% 26.3%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 919 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 929, in schedule caste is 907 and in schedule tribe is 842. There are 961 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 47 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 59 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Phalsoond

Total General SC ST Child
Change 47 66 -102 -32 59
2011 919 929 907 842 961
2001 872 863 1009 874 902

Literacy

Total 1866 people in the village are literate, among them 1231 are male and 635 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Phalsoond is 51%. 65% of male and 37% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 3%. Male literacy has gone up by 2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 6%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Phalsoond

Total Male Female
Change 3.5% 1.9% 6.1%
2011 51.4% 64.8% 36.7%
2001 47.9% 62.9% 30.6%

Workers profile

Phalsoond has 42% (1879) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 51% male and 32% female population are working population. 25% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 25% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 7% of total female population are main and 25% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Phalsoond

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 41.9% 16.5% 25.5% 58.1%
Male 50.7% 25.2% 25.4% 49.3%
Female 32.4% 6.9% 25.5% 67.6%