Basanpeer (Jooni) Village, with population of 1314 is Jaisalmer sub district's the 35th most populous village, located in Jaisalmer sub district of Jaisalmer district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Basanpeer (Jooni) village is 41 km2 and it is the 147th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 32 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Jaisalmer and distance from Basanpeer (Jooni) village to Jaisalmer is 19 km. Pin code of Basanpeer (Jooni) village is 345001. Jaisalmer is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 19 km. District head quarter of the village is Jaisalmer which is 19 km away.


The village is home to 1314 people, among them 667 (51%) are male and 647 (49%) are female. 100% of the whole population are from general caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Basanpeer (Jooni) village is 21%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 240 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 50% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 876. Female population growth rate of the village is 50.8% which is 1.6% higher than male population growth rate of 49.2%. General caste population has increased by 50% and child population has increased by 37.5% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 970 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 970,. There are 964 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 10 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 41 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 370 people in the village are literate, among them 282 are male and 88 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Basanpeer (Jooni) is 36%. 54% of male and 17% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 11%. Male literacy has gone up by 12% and female literacy rate has gone up by 9%.

Workers profile

Basanpeer (Jooni) has 21% (280) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 38% male and 4% female population are working population. 34% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 2% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.