Jetha Village, with population of 237 is Jaisalmer sub district's the 127th least populous village, located in Jaisalmer sub district of Jaisalmer district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Jetha village is 13 km2 and it is the 54th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 19 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Jaisalmer and distance from Jetha village to Jaisalmer is 40 km. Pin code of Jetha village is 345031. Jaisalmer is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 40 km. District head quarter of the village is Jaisalmer which is 40 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 237 people, among them 120 (51%) are male and 117 (49%) are female. 21% of the whole population are from general caste and 79% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Jetha village is 26%, among them 43% are boys and 57% are girls. There are 38 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Jetha

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 237 49 0 188 61
Male 120 30 0 90 26
Female 117 19 0 98 35

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 185.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 83. Female population growth rate of the village is 178.6% which is -14.1% lower than male population growth rate of 192.7%. General caste population has increased by 63.3%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 254.7% and child population has increased by 190.5% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Jetha

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 186 63 0 255 191
Male 193 131 0 221 136
Female 179 12 0 292 250

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 975 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 633, and in schedule tribe is 1089. There are 1346 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 49 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 437 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Jetha

Total General SC ST Child
Change -49 -675 0 196 437
2011 975 633 0 1,089 1,346
2001 1,024 1,308 0 893 909

Literacy

Total 66 people in the village are literate, among them 50 are male and 16 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Jetha is 38%. 53% of male and 20% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by -22%. Male literacy has gone down by -7% and female literacy rate has gone down by -39%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Jetha

Total Male Female
Change -22 -7 -40
2011 38 53 20
2001 60 60 59

Workers profile

Jetha has 41% (97) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 50% male and 32% female population are working population. 28% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 23% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 3% of total female population are main and 29% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Jetha

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 41 15 26 59
Male 50 28 23 50
Female 32 3 29 68