Phoolasar Village, with population of 546 is Jaisalmer sub district's the 118th most populous village, located in Jaisalmer sub district of Jaisalmer district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Phoolasar village is 15 km2 and it is the 72nd smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 37 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Jaisalmer and distance from Phoolasar village to Jaisalmer is 105 km. Pin code of Phoolasar village is 345033. Jaisalmer is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 105 km. District head quarter of the village is Jaisalmer which is 105 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 546 people, among them 293 (54%) are male and 253 (46%) are female. 88% of the whole population are from general caste, 11% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Phoolasar village is 24%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 104 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Phoolasar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 546 480 61 5 129
Male 293 259 31 3 69
Female 253 221 30 2 60

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -17.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 662. Female population growth rate of the village is -8.7% which is 15.2% higher than male population growth rate of -23.9%. General caste population has decreased by -20.8%; Schedule caste population has increased by 35.6%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -54.5% and child population has decreased by -3.7% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Phoolasar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -18 -21 36 -55 -4
Male -24 -27 11 -25 -3
Female -9 -13 77 -71 -5

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 863 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 853, in schedule caste is 968 and in schedule tribe is 667. There are 870 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 144 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 17 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Phoolasar

Total General SC ST Child
Change 144 136 361 -1,083 -17
2011 863 853 968 667 870
2001 719 717 607 1,750 887

Literacy

Total 132 people in the village are literate, among them 100 are male and 32 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Phoolasar is 32%. 45% of male and 17% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 14%. Male literacy has gone up by 21% and female literacy rate has gone up by 9%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Phoolasar

Total Male Female
Change 14 20 8
2011 32 45 17
2001 18 24 8

Workers profile

Phoolasar has 31% (168) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 51% male and 7% female population are working population. 51% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 0% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 7% of total female population are main and 0% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Phoolasar

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 31 31 0 69
Male 51 51 0 49
Female 7 7 0 93