Nawatala Village, with population of 390 is Jaisalmer sub district's the 163rd most populous village, located in Jaisalmer sub district of Jaisalmer district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Nawatala village is 166 km2 and it is the 29th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 2 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Jaisalmer and distance from Nawatala village to Jaisalmer is 127 km. Pin code of Nawatala village is 345022. Jaisalmer is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 195 km. District head quarter of the village is Jaisalmer which is 195 km away.


The village is home to 390 people, among them 213 (55%) are male and 177 (45%) are female. 100% of the whole population are from general caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Nawatala village is 23%, among them 55% are boys and 45% are girls. There are 89 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 50% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 260. Female population growth rate of the village is 43.9% which is -11.6% lower than male population growth rate of 55.5%. General caste population has increased by 50.6% and child population has increased by 58.9% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 831 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 831,. There are 816 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has decreased by 67 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 51 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 54 people in the village are literate, among them 33 are male and 21 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Nawatala is 18%. 20% of male and 15% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 5%. Male literacy has gone down by -4% and female literacy rate has gone up by 15%.

Workers profile

Nawatala has 57% (223) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 55% male and 60% female population are working population. 53% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 4% of total female population are main and 56% are marginal workers.