Hotasar Village, with population of 210 is Jaisalmer sub district's the 118th least populous village, located in Jaisalmer sub district of Jaisalmer district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Hotasar village is 17 km2 and it is the 91st smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 13 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Jaisalmer and distance from Hotasar village to Jaisalmer is 98 km. Pin code of Hotasar village is 345033. Jaisalmer is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 98 km. District head quarter of the village is Jaisalmer which is 98 km away. 0.35 square kilometer (2%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 210 people, among them 120 (57%) are male and 90 (43%) are female. 86% of the whole population are from general caste, 0% are from schedule caste and 13% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Hotasar village is 16%, among them 59% are boys and 41% are girls. There are 37 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Hotasar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 210 181 1 28 34
Male 120 101 1 18 20
Female 90 80 0 10 14

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -86.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1580. Female population growth rate of the village is -86.7% which is 0% lower than male population growth rate of -86.7%. General caste population has decreased by -85.8%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -99.6%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -59.4% and child population has decreased by -89.8% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Hotasar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -87 -86 -100 -59 -90
Male -87 -86 -99 -54 -88
Female -87 -85 -100 -67 -91

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 750 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 792, and in schedule tribe is 556. There are 700 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has decreased by 4 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 253 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Hotasar

Total General SC ST Child
Change -4 65 -910 -213 -253
2011 750 792 0 556 700
2001 754 727 910 769 953

Literacy

Total 85 people in the village are literate, among them 57 are male and 28 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Hotasar is 48%. 57% of male and 37% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 7%. Male literacy has gone up by 6% and female literacy rate has gone up by 11%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Hotasar

Total Male Female
Change 8 6 11
2011 48 57 37
2001 41 51 26

Workers profile

Hotasar has 59% (124) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 63% male and 54% female population are working population. 63% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 0% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 50% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Hotasar

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 59 57 2 41
Male 63 63 0 38
Female 54 50 4 46