Nijau Village, with population of 23 is Jaisalmer sub district's the 31st least populous village, located in Jaisalmer sub district of Jaisalmer district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Nijau village is 101 km2 and it is the 60th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 0 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Jaisalmer and distance from Nijau village to Jaisalmer is 127 km. Pin code of Nijau village is 345001. Jaisalmer is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 151 km. District head quarter of the village is Jaisalmer which is 151 km away.


The village is home to 23 people, among them 10 (43%) are male and 13 (57%) are female. 100% of the whole population are from general caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Nijau village is 22%, among them 80% are boys and 20% are girls. There are 5 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 35.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 17. Female population growth rate of the village is 44.4% which is 19.4% higher than male population growth rate of 25%. General caste population has increased by 35.3% and child population has increased by 66.7% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1300 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1300,. There are 250 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 175 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 1750 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 0 people in the village are literate, among them 0 are male and 0 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Nijau is 0%. 0% of male and 0% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by 0%. Male literacy has gone down by 0% and female literacy rate has gone down by 0%.

Workers profile

Nijau has 35% (8) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 60% male and 15% female population are working population. 60% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 0% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 15% of total female population are main and 0% are marginal workers.