Ambedkar Nagar Village, with population of 222 is Jaisalmer sub district's the 123rd least populous village, located in Jaisalmer sub district of Jaisalmer district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Ambedkar Nagar village is 15 km2 and it is the 76th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 15 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Jaisalmer and distance from Ambedkar Nagar village to Jaisalmer is 90 km. Pin code of Ambedkar Nagar village is 345033. Jaisalmer is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 90 km. District head quarter of the village is Jaisalmer which is 90 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 222 people, among them 123 (55%) are male and 99 (45%) are female. 19% of the whole population are from general caste, 54% are from schedule caste and 27% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Ambedkar Nagar village is 26%, among them 47% are boys and 53% are girls. There are 36 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Ambedkar Nagar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 222 43 119 60 58
Male 123 25 65 33 27
Female 99 18 54 27 31

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -97.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 8895. Female population growth rate of the village is -97.4% which is 0.1% higher than male population growth rate of -97.5%. General caste population has decreased by -99.4%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -93.8%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -81.3% and child population has decreased by -96.7% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Ambedkar Nagar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -98 -99 -94 -81 -97
Male -98 -99 -94 -82 -97
Female -97 -99 -94 -81 -96

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 805 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 720, in schedule caste is 831 and in schedule tribe is 818. There are 1148 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 31 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 309 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Ambedkar Nagar

Total General SC ST Child
Change 31 -17 -79 20 309
2011 805 720 831 818 1,148
2001 774 737 910 798 839

Literacy

Total 54 people in the village are literate, among them 39 are male and 15 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Ambedkar Nagar is 33%. 41% of male and 22% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by -17%. Male literacy has gone down by -24% and female literacy rate has gone down by -8%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Ambedkar Nagar

Total Male Female
Change -17 -25 -8
2011 33 41 22
2001 50 65 30

Workers profile

Ambedkar Nagar has 52% (116) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 52% male and 53% female population are working population. 46% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 44% of total female population are main and 8% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Ambedkar Nagar

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 52 46 7 48
Male 52 46 6 48
Female 53 44 8 48