Parewar Village, with population of 1694 is Jaisalmer sub district's the 20th most populous village, located in Jaisalmer sub district of Jaisalmer district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Parewar village is 226 km2 and it is the 19th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 7 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Jaisalmer and distance from Parewar village to Jaisalmer is 50 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Parewar village is 345001. Jaisalmer is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 50 km. District head quarter of the village is Jaisalmer which is 50 km away.


The village is home to 1694 people, among them 900 (53%) are male and 794 (47%) are female. 62% of the whole population are from general caste, 38% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Parewar village is 21%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 303 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -3.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1750. Female population growth rate of the village is -2.8% which is 0.7% higher than male population growth rate of -3.5%. General caste population has decreased by -7.6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 4.4%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 37.5% and child population has decreased by -16.7% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 882 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 933, in schedule caste is 805 and in schedule tribe is 833. There are 915 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 6 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 45 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 831 people in the village are literate, among them 580 are male and 251 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Parewar is 62%. 81% of male and 40% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 11%. Male literacy has gone up by 8% and female literacy rate has gone up by 15%.

Workers profile

Parewar has 40% (685) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 44% male and 37% female population are working population. 40% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 18% of total female population are main and 19% are marginal workers.