Gamnewala Village, with population of 154 is Jaisalmer sub district's the 96th least populous village, located in Jaisalmer sub district of Jaisalmer district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Gamnewala village is 29 km2 and it is the 142nd smallest 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 Gamnewala village to Jaisalmer is 87 km. Pin code of Gamnewala 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 154 people, among them 76 (49%) are male and 78 (51%) are female. 100% of the whole population are from general caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Gamnewala village is 25%, among them 45% are boys and 55% are girls. There are 21 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Gamnewala

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 154 154 0 0 38
Male 76 76 0 0 17
Female 78 78 0 0 21

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -7.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 167. Female population growth rate of the village is -3.7% which is 7.9% higher than male population growth rate of -11.6%. General caste population has decreased by -7.8% and child population has increased by 22.6% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Gamnewala

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -8 -8 0 0 23
Male -12 -12 0 0 13
Female -4 -4 0 0 31

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1026 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1026,. There are 1235 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 84 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 168 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Gamnewala

Total General SC ST Child
Change 84 84 0 0 168
2011 1,026 1,026 0 0 1,235
2001 942 942 0 0 1,067

Literacy

Total 47 people in the village are literate, among them 35 are male and 12 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Gamnewala is 41%. 59% of male and 21% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by -3%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone down by -10%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Gamnewala

Total Male Female
Change -4 3 -10
2011 41 59 21
2001 44 56 31

Workers profile

Gamnewala has 42% (65) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 49% male and 36% female population are working population. 47% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 1% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 4% of total female population are main and 32% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Gamnewala

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 42 25 17 58
Male 49 47 1 51
Female 36 4 32 64