Bida Village, with population of 610 is Jaisalmer sub district's the 105th most populous village, located in Jaisalmer sub district of Jaisalmer district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Bida village is 71 km2 and it is the 84th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 9 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Jaisalmer and distance from Bida village to Jaisalmer is 65 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Bida village is 345001. Jaisalmer is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 65 km. District head quarter of the village is Jaisalmer which is 65 km away.


The village is home to 610 people, among them 310 (51%) are male and 300 (49%) are female. 77% of the whole population are from general caste, 23% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bida village is 21%, among them 45% are boys and 55% are girls. There are 109 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 27.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 479. Female population growth rate of the village is 29.9% which is 4.9% higher than male population growth rate of 25%. General caste population has increased by 29%; Schedule caste population has increased by 22.2% and child population has decreased by -1.5% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 968 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 962, in schedule caste is 986. There are 1246 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 37 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 389 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 292 people in the village are literate, among them 196 are male and 96 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Bida is 61%. 77% of male and 42% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 19%. Male literacy has gone up by 15% and female literacy rate has gone up by 20%.

Workers profile

Bida has 46% (280) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 50% male and 42% female population are working population. 32% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 18% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 3% of total female population are main and 39% are marginal workers.