Kishan Ghat Village, with population of 1631 is Jaisalmer sub district's the 21st most populous village, located in Jaisalmer sub district of Jaisalmer district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Kishan Ghat village is 15 km2 and it is the 74th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 109 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Jaisalmer and distance from Kishan Ghat village to Jaisalmer is 4 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Kishan Ghat village is 345001. Jaisalmer is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 4 km. District head quarter of the village is Jaisalmer which is 4 km away. 3.05 square kilometer (20%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 1631 people, among them 889 (55%) are male and 742 (45%) are female. 66% of the whole population are from general caste, 1% are from schedule caste and 33% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kishan Ghat village is 22%, among them 55% are boys and 45% are girls. There are 315 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kishan Ghat

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,631 1,075 20 536 360
Male 889 576 16 297 197
Female 742 499 4 239 163

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 77.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 918. Female population growth rate of the village is 85% which is 13% higher than male population growth rate of 72%. General caste population has increased by 81.9%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -48.7%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 86.1% and child population has increased by 73.1% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kishan Ghat

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 78 82 -49 86 73
Male 72 77 -20 73 63
Female 85 88 -79 106 87

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 835 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 866, in schedule caste is 250 and in schedule tribe is 805. There are 827 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 59 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 108 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kishan Ghat

Total General SC ST Child
Change 59 48 -700 131 108
2011 835 866 250 805 827
2001 776 818 950 674 719

Literacy

Total 820 people in the village are literate, among them 537 are male and 283 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kishan Ghat is 65%. 78% of male and 49% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 13%. Male literacy has gone up by 10% and female literacy rate has gone up by 17%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kishan Ghat

Total Male Female
Change 13 10 17
2011 65 78 49
2001 52 68 32

Workers profile

Kishan Ghat has 32% (516) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 47% male and 13% female population are working population. 43% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 2% of total female population are main and 11% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kishan Ghat

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 32 25 7 68
Male 47 43 4 53
Female 13 2 11 87