Bada Bag Village, with population of 1333 is Jaisalmer sub district's the 33rd most populous village, located in Jaisalmer sub district of Jaisalmer district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Bada Bag village is 19 km2 and it is the 104th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 69 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Jaisalmer and distance from Bada Bag village to Jaisalmer is 6 km. Pin code of Bada Bag village is 345001. Jaisalmer is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 6 km. District head quarter of the village is Jaisalmer which is 6 km away.


The village is home to 1333 people, among them 796 (60%) are male and 537 (40%) are female. 80% of the whole population are from general caste, 4% are from schedule caste and 16% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bada Bag village is 14%, among them 56% are boys and 44% are girls. There are 223 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 12.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1185. Female population growth rate of the village is 1.5% which is -19.8% lower than male population growth rate of 21.3%. General caste population has increased by 15.6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 1020%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -17.5% and child population has decreased by -27% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 675 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 675, in schedule caste is 436 and in schedule tribe is 750. There are 783 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 131 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 136 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 788 people in the village are literate, among them 555 are male and 233 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Bada Bag is 69%. 80% of male and 51% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 20%. Male literacy has gone up by 17% and female literacy rate has gone up by 21%.

Workers profile

Bada Bag has 39% (523) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 59% male and 10% female population are working population. 56% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 4% of total female population are main and 6% are marginal workers.