Lanela Village, with population of 1049 is Jaisalmer sub district's the 55th most populous village, located in Jaisalmer sub district of Jaisalmer district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Lanela village is 56 km2 and it is the 113rd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 19 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Jaisalmer and distance from Lanela village to Jaisalmer is 20 km. Pin code of Lanela village is 345001. Jaisalmer is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 20 km. District head quarter of the village is Jaisalmer which is 20 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 1049 people, among them 543 (52%) are male and 506 (48%) are female. 48% of the whole population are from general caste, 42% are from schedule caste and 10% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Lanela village is 18%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 194 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Lanela

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,049 501 438 110 193
Male 543 251 232 60 104
Female 506 250 206 50 89

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 18.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 888. Female population growth rate of the village is 14.7% which is -6.8% lower than male population growth rate of 21.5%. General caste population has increased by 25.9%; Schedule caste population has increased by 6.8%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 37.5% and child population has decreased by -6.8% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Lanela

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 18 26 7 38 -7
Male 22 29 11 43 2
Female 15 23 3 32 -15

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 932 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 996, in schedule caste is 888 and in schedule tribe is 833. There are 856 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 55 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 173 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Lanela

Total General SC ST Child
Change -55 -45 -64 -72 -173
2011 932 996 888 833 856
2001 987 1,041 952 905 1,029

Literacy

Total 587 people in the village are literate, among them 368 are male and 219 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Lanela is 69%. 84% of male and 53% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 7%. Male literacy has gone down by 1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 12%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Lanela

Total Male Female
Change 7 1 12
2011 69 84 53
2001 62 83 41

Workers profile

Lanela has 49% (514) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 52% male and 45% female population are working population. 47% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 19% of total female population are main and 27% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Lanela

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 49 33 16 51
Male 52 47 6 48
Female 46 19 27 55