Kheenyawas Rarki Village, with population of 797 is Jaisalmer sub district's the 83rd most populous village, located in Jaisalmer sub district of Jaisalmer district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Kheenyawas Rarki village is 5 km2 and it is the 13th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 158 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Jaisalmer and distance from Kheenyawas Rarki village to Jaisalmer is 60 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Kheenyawas Rarki village is 345001. Jaisalmer is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 60 km. District head quarter of the village is Jaisalmer which is 60 km away.


The village is home to 797 people, among them 428 (54%) are male and 369 (46%) are female. 99% of the whole population are from general caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kheenyawas Rarki village is 18%, among them 55% are boys and 45% are girls. There are 134 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 13.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 701. Female population growth rate of the village is 14.2% which is 1% higher than male population growth rate of 13.2%. General caste population has increased by 13.5%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 50% and child population has decreased by -8.2% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 862 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 861, and in schedule tribe is 1000. There are 825 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 8 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 18 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 507 people in the village are literate, among them 312 are male and 195 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kheenyawas Rarki is 78%. 90% of male and 64% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by -3%. Male literacy has gone down by -1% and female literacy rate has gone down by -6%.

Workers profile

Kheenyawas Rarki has 48% (383) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 47% male and 50% female population are working population. 41% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 12% of total female population are main and 38% are marginal workers.