Geraja Village, with population of 61 is Jaisalmer sub district's the 62nd least populous village, located in Jaisalmer sub district of Jaisalmer district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Geraja village is 108 km2 and it is the 51st biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Jaisalmer and distance from Geraja village to Jaisalmer is 127 km. Pin code of Geraja village is 345022. Jaisalmer is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 145 km. District head quarter of the village is Jaisalmer which is 145 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 61 people, among them 27 (44%) are male and 34 (56%) are female. 100% of the whole population are from general caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Geraja village is 11%, among them 43% are boys and 57% are girls. There are 15 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Geraja

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 61 61 0 0 7
Male 27 27 0 0 3
Female 34 34 0 0 4

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 32.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 46. Female population growth rate of the village is 30.8% which is -4.2% lower than male population growth rate of 35%. General caste population has increased by 32.6% and child population has decreased by -36.4% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Geraja

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 33 33 0 0 -36
Male 35 35 0 0 -63
Female 31 31 0 0 33

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1259 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1259,. There are 1333 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 41 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 958 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Geraja

Total General SC ST Child
Change -41 -41 0 0 958
2011 1,259 1,259 0 0 1,333
2001 1,300 1,300 0 0 375

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 Geraja is 4%. 8% of male and 0% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by 1%. Male literacy has gone down by 0% and female literacy rate has gone down by 0%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Geraja

Total Male Female
Change 1 0 0
2011 4 8 0
2001 3 8 0

Workers profile

Geraja has 51% (31) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 52% male and 50% female population are working population. 52% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 0% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 50% of total female population are main and 0% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Geraja

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 51 51 0 49
Male 52 52 0 48
Female 50 50 0 50