Dhaysar Village, with population of 1262 is Jaisalmer sub district's the 38th most populous village, located in Jaisalmer sub district of Jaisalmer district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Dhaysar village is 72 km2 and it is the 83rd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 18 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Jaisalmer and distance from Dhaysar village to Jaisalmer is 70 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Dhaysar village is 345001. Jaisalmer is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 70 km. District head quarter of the village is Jaisalmer which is 70 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 1262 people, among them 651 (52%) are male and 611 (48%) are female. 71% of the whole population are from general caste, 29% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Dhaysar village is 20%, among them 49% are boys and 51% are girls. There are 182 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Dhaysar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,262 893 369 0 258
Male 651 449 202 0 126
Female 611 444 167 0 132

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 37.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 918. Female population growth rate of the village is 41.8% which is 8.1% higher than male population growth rate of 33.7%. General caste population has increased by 36.5%; Schedule caste population has increased by 39.8% and child population has increased by 16.2% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Dhaysar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 38 37 40 0 16
Male 34 32 38 0 8
Female 42 42 42 0 26

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 939 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 989, in schedule caste is 827. There are 1048 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 54 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 151 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Dhaysar

Total General SC ST Child
Change 54 71 19 0 151
2011 939 989 827 0 1,048
2001 885 918 808 0 897

Literacy

Total 748 people in the village are literate, among them 477 are male and 271 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Dhaysar is 75%. 91% of male and 57% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 25%. Male literacy has gone up by 17% and female literacy rate has gone up by 36%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Dhaysar

Total Male Female
Change 25 17 35
2011 75 91 57
2001 50 74 22

Workers profile

Dhaysar has 27% (340) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 45% male and 8% female population are working population. 42% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 5% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Dhaysar

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 27 24 3 73
Male 45 42 3 56
Female 8 5 3 92