Sanwala Village, with population of 511 is Jaisalmer sub district's the 126th most populous village, located in Jaisalmer sub district of Jaisalmer district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Sanwala village is 46 km2 and it is the 136th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 11 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Jaisalmer and distance from Sanwala village to Jaisalmer is 30 km. Pin code of Sanwala village is 345001. Jaisalmer is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 30 km. District head quarter of the village is Jaisalmer which is 30 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 511 people, among them 278 (54%) are male and 233 (46%) are female. 100% of the whole population are from general caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Sanwala village is 19%, among them 56% are boys and 44% are girls. There are 71 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Sanwala

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 511 511 0 0 95
Male 278 278 0 0 53
Female 233 233 0 0 42

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 16.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 438. Female population growth rate of the village is 18.9% which is 4% higher than male population growth rate of 14.9%. General caste population has increased by 17.2% and child population has increased by 4.4% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Sanwala

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 17 17 -100 0 4
Male 15 16 -100 0 2
Female 19 19 0 0 8

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 838 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 838,. There are 792 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 28 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 42 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Sanwala

Total General SC ST Child
Change 28 21 0 0 42
2011 838 838 0 0 792
2001 810 817 0 0 750

Literacy

Total 232 people in the village are literate, among them 168 are male and 64 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Sanwala is 56%. 75% of male and 34% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by -3%. Male literacy has gone up by 6% and female literacy rate has gone down by -13%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Sanwala

Total Male Female
Change -3 6 -14
2011 56 75 34
2001 59 69 47

Workers profile

Sanwala has 39% (199) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 48% male and 28% female population are working population. 47% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 0% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 27% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Sanwala

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 39 38 1 61
Male 48 48 0 52
Female 28 28 1 72