Bachlasar Village, with population of 1429 is Jaisalmer sub district's the 27th most populous village, located in Jaisalmer sub district of Jaisalmer district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Bachlasar village is 15 km2 and it is the 70th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 98 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Jaisalmer and distance from Bachlasar village to Jaisalmer is 70 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Bachlasar 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.


The village is home to 1429 people, among them 768 (54%) are male and 661 (46%) are female. 77% of the whole population are from general caste, 16% are from schedule caste and 7% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bachlasar village is 18%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 241 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -83.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 8895. Female population growth rate of the village is -83% which is 1.7% higher than male population growth rate of -84.7%. General caste population has decreased by -83.4%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -88.4%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -68.1% and child population has decreased by -85.1% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 861 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 863, in schedule caste is 914 and in schedule tribe is 729. There are 856 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 87 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 17 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 569 people in the village are literate, among them 428 are male and 141 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Bachlasar is 49%. 68% of male and 26% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by -1%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone down by -4%.

Workers profile

Bachlasar has 53% (755) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 53% male and 53% female population are working population. 40% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 13% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 11% of total female population are main and 41% are marginal workers.