Raimala Village, with population of 714 is Jaisalmer sub district's the 92nd most populous village, located in Jaisalmer sub district of Jaisalmer district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Raimala village is 131 km2 and it is the 41st biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 5 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Jaisalmer and distance from Raimala village to Jaisalmer is 87 km. Pin code of Raimala village is 345022. Jaisalmer is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 87 km. District head quarter of the village is Jaisalmer which is 87 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 714 people, among them 369 (52%) are male and 345 (48%) are female. 91% of the whole population are from general caste, 6% are from schedule caste and 3% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Raimala village is 25%, among them 57% are boys and 43% are girls. There are 141 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Raimala

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 714 647 43 24 175
Male 369 336 24 9 99
Female 345 311 19 15 76

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 33.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 536. Female population growth rate of the village is 38% which is 9% higher than male population growth rate of 29%. General caste population has increased by 39.4%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -20.4%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 33.3% and child population has increased by 40% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Raimala

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 33 39 -20 33 40
Male 29 37 -23 -10 46
Female 38 42 -17 88 33

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 935 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 926, in schedule caste is 792 and in schedule tribe is 1667. There are 768 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 61 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 70 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Raimala

Total General SC ST Child
Change 61 32 50 867 -70
2011 935 926 792 1,667 768
2001 874 894 742 800 838

Literacy

Total 294 people in the village are literate, among them 207 are male and 87 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Raimala is 55%. 77% of male and 32% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 13%. Male literacy has gone up by 19% and female literacy rate has gone up by 7%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Raimala

Total Male Female
Change 12 19 7
2011 55 77 32
2001 42 58 25

Workers profile

Raimala has 53% (379) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 52% male and 54% female population are working population. 47% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 5% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 29% of total female population are main and 25% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Raimala

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 53 39 14 47
Male 52 47 5 48
Female 54 29 25 46