Joga Village, with population of 1077 is Jaisalmer sub district's the 51st most populous village, located in Jaisalmer sub district of Jaisalmer district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Joga village is 106 km2 and it is the 52nd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 10 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Jaisalmer and distance from Joga village to Jaisalmer is 58 km. Pin code of Joga village is 345001. Jaisalmer is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 58 km. District head quarter of the village is Jaisalmer which is 58 km away.


The village is home to 1077 people, among them 561 (52%) are male and 516 (48%) are female. 86% of the whole population are from general caste, 14% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Joga village is 22%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 203 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 8.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 995. Female population growth rate of the village is 40.6% which is 51.3% higher than male population growth rate of -10.7%. General caste population has increased by 6.9%; Schedule caste population has increased by 28.2% and child population has increased by 38.2% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 920 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 931, in schedule caste is 852. There are 867 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 336 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 168 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 493 people in the village are literate, among them 344 are male and 149 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Joga is 59%. 79% of male and 37% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 8%. Male literacy has gone up by 11% and female literacy rate has gone up by 19%.

Workers profile

Joga has 54% (577) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 50% male and 57% female population are working population. 40% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 11% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 1% of total female population are main and 56% are marginal workers.