Deuga Village, with population of 642 is Jaisalmer sub district's the 99th most populous village, located in Jaisalmer sub district of Jaisalmer district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Deuga village is 21 km2 and it is the 113rd smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 31 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Jaisalmer and distance from Deuga village to Jaisalmer is 50 km. Pin code of Deuga village is 345033. Jaisalmer is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 50 km. District head quarter of the village is Jaisalmer which is 50 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 642 people, among them 311 (48%) are male and 331 (52%) are female. 66% of the whole population are from general caste, 34% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Deuga village is 22%, among them 58% are boys and 42% are girls. There are 114 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Deuga

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 642 422 217 3 144
Male 311 201 108 2 83
Female 331 221 109 1 61

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 17.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 548. Female population growth rate of the village is 20.8% which is 7.3% higher than male population growth rate of 13.5%. General caste population has increased by 13.4%; Schedule caste population has increased by 27.6%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -50% and child population has increased by 24.1% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Deuga

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 17 13 28 -50 24
Male 14 6 33 -50 60
Female 21 21 23 -50 -5

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1064 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1100, in schedule caste is 1009 and in schedule tribe is 500. There are 735 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 64 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 496 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Deuga

Total General SC ST Child
Change 64 132 -90 0 -496
2011 1,064 1,100 1,009 500 735
2001 1,000 968 1,099 500 1,231

Literacy

Total 278 people in the village are literate, among them 167 are male and 111 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Deuga is 56%. 73% of male and 41% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by -13%. Male literacy has gone down by -5% and female literacy rate has gone down by -18%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Deuga

Total Male Female
Change -13 -5 -18
2011 56 73 41
2001 69 78 59

Workers profile

Deuga has 45% (286) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 45% male and 44% female population are working population. 39% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 2% of total female population are main and 43% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Deuga

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 45 20 25 56
Male 45 39 6 55
Female 44 2 43 56