Kheenwsar Village, with population of 1111 is Jaisalmer sub district's the 49th most populous village, located in Jaisalmer sub district of Jaisalmer district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Kheenwsar village is 30 km2 and it is the 147th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 37 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Jaisalmer and distance from Kheenwsar village to Jaisalmer is 45 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Kheenwsar village is 345033. Jaisalmer is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 45 km. District head quarter of the village is Jaisalmer which is 45 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 1111 people, among them 599 (54%) are male and 512 (46%) are female. 81% of the whole population are from general caste, 6% are from schedule caste and 13% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kheenwsar village is 16%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 181 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kheenwsar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,111 904 66 141 180
Male 599 491 32 76 94
Female 512 413 34 65 86

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 26.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 876. Female population growth rate of the village is 40.3% which is 23.1% higher than male population growth rate of 17.2%. General caste population has increased by 28.8%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -13.2%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 43.9% and child population has decreased by -8.2% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kheenwsar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 27 29 -13 44 -8
Male 17 20 -18 23 -14
Female 40 41 -8 81 -1

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 855 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 841, in schedule caste is 1063 and in schedule tribe is 855. There are 915 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 141 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 117 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kheenwsar

Total General SC ST Child
Change 141 129 114 274 117
2011 855 841 1,063 855 915
2001 714 712 949 581 798

Literacy

Total 322 people in the village are literate, among them 270 are male and 52 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kheenwsar is 35%. 53% of male and 12% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by -9%. Male literacy has gone down by -7% and female literacy rate has gone down by -10%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kheenwsar

Total Male Female
Change -10 -7 -9
2011 35 54 12
2001 44 60 22

Workers profile

Kheenwsar has 38% (417) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 46% male and 28% female population are working population. 43% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 8% of total female population are main and 19% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kheenwsar

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 38 27 10 63
Male 46 43 3 54
Female 28 8 19 72