Ghotadoo Village, with population of 324 is Jaisalmer sub district's the 148th least populous village, located in Jaisalmer sub district of Jaisalmer district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Ghotadoo village is 674 km2 and it is the 3rd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 0 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Jaisalmer and distance from Ghotadoo village to Jaisalmer is 125 km. Pin code of Ghotadoo village is 345022. Jaisalmer is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 125 km. District head quarter of the village is Jaisalmer which is 125 km away.


The village is home to 324 people, among them 255 (79%) are male and 69 (21%) are female. 93% of the whole population are from general caste, 6% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Ghotadoo village is 8%, among them 44% are boys and 56% are girls. There are 39 households in the village and an average 8 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 29.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 250. Female population growth rate of the village is 76.9% which is 56% higher than male population growth rate of 20.9%. General caste population has increased by 26.9%; Schedule caste population has increased by 75% and child population has increased by 125% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 271 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 296,. There are 1250 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 86 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 150 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 192 people in the village are literate, among them 187 are male and 5 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Ghotadoo is 65%. 77% of male and 9% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by -4%. Male literacy has gone down by -3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 6%.

Workers profile

Ghotadoo has 82% (265) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 89% male and 55% female population are working population. 79% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 10% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 6% of total female population are main and 49% are marginal workers.