Marakh Ki Dhani Village, with population of 286 is Jaisalmer sub district's the 138th least populous village, located in Jaisalmer sub district of Jaisalmer district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Marakh Ki Dhani village is 12 km2 and it is the 53rd smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 23 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Jaisalmer and distance from Marakh Ki Dhani village to Jaisalmer is 56 km. Pin code of Marakh Ki Dhani village is 345033. Jaisalmer is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 56 km. District head quarter of the village is Jaisalmer which is 56 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 286 people, among them 159 (56%) are male and 127 (44%) are female. 89% of the whole population are from general caste and 11% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Marakh Ki Dhani village is 27%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 64 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Marakh Ki Dhani

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 286 255 0 31 78
Male 159 144 0 15 42
Female 127 111 0 16 36

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -72.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1036. Female population growth rate of the village is -72.5% which is -0.2% lower than male population growth rate of -72.3%. General caste population has decreased by -65.7%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -72.8% and child population has decreased by -62.1% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Marakh Ki Dhani

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -72 -66 -100 -73 -62
Male -72 -65 -100 -75 -64
Female -73 -67 -100 -70 -60

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 799 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 771, and in schedule tribe is 1067. There are 857 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 3 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 81 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Marakh Ki Dhani

Total General SC ST Child
Change -3 -48 -679 167 81
2011 799 771 0 1,067 857
2001 802 819 679 900 776

Literacy

Total 139 people in the village are literate, among them 95 are male and 44 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Marakh Ki Dhani is 67%. 81% of male and 48% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 53%. Male literacy has gone up by 60% and female literacy rate has gone up by 42%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Marakh Ki Dhani

Total Male Female
Change 53 60 43
2011 67 81 48
2001 14 21 6

Workers profile

Marakh Ki Dhani has 53% (152) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 52% male and 54% female population are working population. 49% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 46% of total female population are main and 8% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Marakh Ki Dhani

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 53 48 5 47
Male 52 49 3 48
Female 54 47 8 46