Bhairwa Village, with population of 1113 is Jaisalmer sub district's the 48th most populous village, located in Jaisalmer sub district of Jaisalmer district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Bhairwa village is 62 km2 and it is the 97th 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 Bhairwa village to Jaisalmer is 67 km. Pin code of Bhairwa village is 345001. Jaisalmer is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 67 km. District head quarter of the village is Jaisalmer which is 67 km away.


The village is home to 1113 people, among them 599 (54%) are male and 514 (46%) are female. 66% of the whole population are from general caste, 18% are from schedule caste and 15% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bhairwa village is 19%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 171 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 54.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 722. Female population growth rate of the village is 56.2% which is 3.8% higher than male population growth rate of 52.4%. General caste population has increased by 56%; Schedule caste population has increased by 41.7%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 62.9% and child population has increased by 9.1% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 858 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 859, in schedule caste is 872 and in schedule tribe is 839. There are 838 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 21 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 31 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 502 people in the village are literate, among them 344 are male and 158 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Bhairwa is 56%. 71% of male and 38% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by -15%. Male literacy has gone down by -13% and female literacy rate has gone down by -18%.

Workers profile

Bhairwa has 50% (551) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 47% male and 53% female population are working population. 35% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 12% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 2% of total female population are main and 51% are marginal workers.