Rajeevnagar Village, with population of 253 is Jaisalmer sub district's the 130th least populous village, located in Jaisalmer sub district of Jaisalmer district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Rajeevnagar village is 15 km2 and it is the 73rd smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 17 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Jaisalmer and distance from Rajeevnagar village to Jaisalmer is 100 km. Pin code of Rajeevnagar village is 345033. Jaisalmer is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 100 km. District head quarter of the village is Jaisalmer which is 100 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 253 people, among them 132 (52%) are male and 121 (48%) are female. 3% of the whole population are from general caste, 60% are from schedule caste and 37% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Rajeevnagar village is 25%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 45 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Rajeevnagar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 253 8 152 93 63
Male 132 6 77 49 33
Female 121 2 75 44 30

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -97.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 8895. Female population growth rate of the village is -96.9% which is 0.5% higher than male population growth rate of -97.4%. General caste population has decreased by -99.9%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -92.1%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -70.9% and child population has decreased by -96.4% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Rajeevnagar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -97 -100 -92 -71 -96
Male -97 -100 -92 -73 -97
Female -97 -100 -92 -69 -96

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 917 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 333, in schedule caste is 974 and in schedule tribe is 898. There are 909 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 143 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 70 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Rajeevnagar

Total General SC ST Child
Change 143 -404 64 100 70
2011 917 333 974 898 909
2001 774 737 910 798 839

Literacy

Total 71 people in the village are literate, among them 47 are male and 24 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Rajeevnagar is 37%. 47% of male and 26% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by -13%. Male literacy has gone down by -18% and female literacy rate has gone down by -4%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Rajeevnagar

Total Male Female
Change -13 -18 -4
2011 37 48 26
2001 50 65 30

Workers profile

Rajeevnagar has 54% (136) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 56% male and 51% female population are working population. 51% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 5% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 45% of total female population are main and 6% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Rajeevnagar

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 54 48 6 46
Male 56 51 5 44
Female 51 46 6 49