Karninagar Village, with population of 362 is Jaisalmer sub district's the 167th least populous village, located in Jaisalmer sub district of Jaisalmer district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Karninagar village is 19 km2 and it is the 101st smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 19 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Jaisalmer and distance from Karninagar village to Jaisalmer is 70 km. Pin code of Karninagar village is 345033. Jaisalmer is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 70 km. District head quarter of the village is Jaisalmer which is 70 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 362 people, among them 185 (51%) are male and 177 (49%) are female. 62% of the whole population are from general caste, 14% are from schedule caste and 24% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Karninagar village is 25%, among them 47% are boys and 53% are girls. There are 72 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Karninagar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 362 226 49 87 91
Male 185 107 30 48 43
Female 177 119 19 39 48

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -95.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 8895. Female population growth rate of the village is -95.4% which is 0.9% higher than male population growth rate of -96.3%. General caste population has decreased by -96.6%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -97.4%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -72.8% and child population has decreased by -94.7% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Karninagar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -96 -97 -97 -73 -95
Male -96 -97 -97 -73 -95
Female -95 -96 -98 -73 -94

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 957 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1112, in schedule caste is 633 and in schedule tribe is 813. There are 1116 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 183 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 277 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Karninagar

Total General SC ST Child
Change 183 375 -277 15 277
2011 957 1,112 633 813 1,116
2001 774 737 910 798 839

Literacy

Total 113 people in the village are literate, among them 79 are male and 34 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Karninagar is 42%. 56% of male and 26% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by -8%. Male literacy has gone down by -9% and female literacy rate has gone down by -4%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Karninagar

Total Male Female
Change -8 -10 -4
2011 42 56 26
2001 50 65 30

Workers profile

Karninagar has 52% (190) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 52% male and 53% female population are working population. 50% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 47% of total female population are main and 6% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Karninagar

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 53 49 4 48
Male 52 50 2 48
Female 53 47 6 47