Sadrau (Pohar) Village, with population of 774 is Jaisalmer sub district's the 86th most populous village, located in Jaisalmer sub district of Jaisalmer district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Sadrau (Pohar) village is 103 km2 and it is the 58th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 8 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Jaisalmer and distance from Sadrau (Pohar) village to Jaisalmer is 65 km. Pin code of Sadrau (Pohar) village is 345033. Jaisalmer is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 65 km. District head quarter of the village is Jaisalmer which is 65 km away. 17.33 square kilometer (17%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.


The village is home to 774 people, among them 417 (54%) are male and 357 (46%) are female. 77% of the whole population are from general caste, 19% are from schedule caste and 5% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Sadrau (Pohar) village is 21%, among them 55% are boys and 45% are girls. There are 121 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -51% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1580. Female population growth rate of the village is -47.4% which is 6.3% higher than male population growth rate of -53.7%. General caste population has decreased by -53.5%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -38.2%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -47.8% and child population has decreased by -51.8% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 856 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 856, in schedule caste is 846 and in schedule tribe is 895. There are 818 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 102 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 135 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 189 people in the village are literate, among them 133 are male and 56 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Sadrau (Pohar) is 31%. 40% of male and 20% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by -10%. Male literacy has gone down by -11% and female literacy rate has gone down by -6%.

Workers profile

Sadrau (Pohar) has 53% (408) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 52% male and 53% female population are working population. 45% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 43% of total female population are main and 10% are marginal workers.