Sukh Nagar Village, with population of 42 is Jaisalmer sub district's the 52nd least populous village, located in Jaisalmer sub district of Jaisalmer district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Sukh Nagar village is 7 km2 and it is the 23rd smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 6 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Jaisalmer and distance from Sukh Nagar village to Jaisalmer is 80 km. Pin code of Sukh Nagar village is 345033. Jaisalmer is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 80 km. District head quarter of the village is Jaisalmer which is 80 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 42 people, among them 25 (60%) are male and 17 (40%) are female. 76% of the whole population are from general caste and 24% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Sukh Nagar village is 12%, among them 40% are boys and 60% are girls. There are 10 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Sukh Nagar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 42 32 0 10 5
Male 25 18 0 7 2
Female 17 14 0 3 3

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -96% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1060. Female population growth rate of the village is -96.4% which is -0.6% lower than male population growth rate of -95.8%. General caste population has decreased by -96.9%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -58.3% and child population has decreased by -98% in the village since last census.

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

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -96 -97 -100 -58 -98
Male -96 -97 -100 -56 -99
Female -96 -97 0 -63 -97

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 680 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 778, and in schedule tribe is 429. There are 1500 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 117 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 699 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Sukh Nagar

Total General SC ST Child
Change -117 -28 0 -71 699
2011 680 778 0 429 1,500
2001 797 806 0 500 801

Literacy

Total 23 people in the village are literate, among them 18 are male and 5 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Sukh Nagar is 62%. 78% of male and 36% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 18%. Male literacy has gone up by 13% and female literacy rate has gone up by 18%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Sukh Nagar

Total Male Female
Change 18 13 18
2011 62 78 36
2001 44 65 18

Workers profile

Sukh Nagar has 50% (21) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 44% male and 59% female population are working population. 44% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 0% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 59% of total female population are main and 0% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Sukh Nagar

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 50 50 0 50
Male 44 44 0 56
Female 59 59 0 41