Shahra Village, with population of 91 is Jaisalmer sub district's the 81st least populous village, located in Jaisalmer sub district of Jaisalmer district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Shahra village is 100 km2 and it is the 62nd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Jaisalmer and distance from Shahra village to Jaisalmer is 127 km. Pin code of Shahra village is 345001. Jaisalmer is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 180 km. District head quarter of the village is Jaisalmer which is 180 km away.


The village is home to 91 people, among them 47 (52%) are male and 44 (48%) are female. 100% of the whole population are from general caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Shahra village is 19%, among them 65% are boys and 35% are girls. There are 20 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 89.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 48. Female population growth rate of the village is 83.3% which is -12.5% lower than male population growth rate of 95.8%. General caste population has increased by 89.6% and child population has increased by 13.3% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 936 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 936,. There are 545 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 64 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 330 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 10 people in the village are literate, among them 9 are male and 1 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Shahra is 14%. 25% of male and 3% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 14%. Male literacy has gone up by 25% and female literacy rate has gone up by 3%.

Workers profile

Shahra has 54% (49) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 47% male and 61% female population are working population. 47% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 0% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 61% of total female population are main and 0% are marginal workers.