Ekalpar Village, with population of 398 is Jaisalmer sub district's the 161st most populous village, located in Jaisalmer sub district of Jaisalmer district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Ekalpar village is 106 km2 and it is the 53rd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 4 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Jaisalmer and distance from Ekalpar village to Jaisalmer is 79 km. Pin code of Ekalpar village is 345022. Jaisalmer is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 79 km. District head quarter of the village is Jaisalmer which is 79 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 398 people, among them 196 (49%) are male and 202 (51%) are female. 79% of the whole population are from general caste and 21% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Ekalpar village is 14%, among them 36% are boys and 64% are girls. There are 78 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Ekalpar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 398 316 0 82 56
Male 196 156 0 40 20
Female 202 160 0 42 36

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 75.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 227. Female population growth rate of the village is 129.5% which is 88.5% higher than male population growth rate of 41%. General caste population has increased by 48.4% and child population has increased by 60% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Ekalpar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 75 48 -100 0 60
Male 41 22 -100 0 33
Female 130 88 -100 0 80

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1031 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1026, and in schedule tribe is 1050. There are 1800 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 398 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 467 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Ekalpar

Total General SC ST Child
Change 398 362 -273 1,050 467
2011 1,031 1,026 0 1,050 1,800
2001 633 664 273 0 1,333

Literacy

Total 2 people in the village are literate, among them 2 are male and 0 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Ekalpar is 1%. 1% of male and 0% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by -38%. Male literacy has gone down by -50% and female literacy rate has gone down by -16%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Ekalpar

Total Male Female
Change -38 -50 -16
2011 1 1 0
2001 39 51 16

Workers profile

Ekalpar has 43% (170) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 54% male and 32% female population are working population. 30% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 24% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 11% of total female population are main and 21% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Ekalpar

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 43 20 23 57
Male 54 30 25 46
Female 32 11 21 68