Ratta Village, with population of 42 is Jaisalmer sub district's the 53rd least populous village, located in Jaisalmer sub district of Jaisalmer district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Ratta village is 7 km2 and it is the 25th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 6 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Jaisalmer and distance from Ratta village to Jaisalmer is 68 km. Pin code of Ratta village is 345001. Jaisalmer is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 68 km. District head quarter of the village is Jaisalmer which is 68 km away.


The village is home to 42 people, among them 24 (57%) are male and 18 (43%) are female. 81% of the whole population are from general caste and 19% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Ratta village is 21%, among them 67% are boys and 33% are girls. There are 10 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 44.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 29. Female population growth rate of the village is 50% which is 8.8% higher than male population growth rate of 41.2%. General caste population has increased by 17.2% and child population has increased by 28.6% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 750 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 700, and in schedule tribe is 1000. There are 500 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 44 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 250 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 14 people in the village are literate, among them 8 are male and 6 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Ratta is 42%. 44% of male and 40% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 28%. Male literacy has gone up by 21% and female literacy rate has gone up by 40%.

Workers profile

Ratta has 48% (20) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 42% male and 56% female population are working population. 4% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 38% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 0% of total female population are main and 56% are marginal workers.