Basanpeer (Nai) Village, with population of 561 is Jaisalmer sub district's the 114th most populous village, located in Jaisalmer sub district of Jaisalmer district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Basanpeer (Nai) village is 20 km2 and it is the 112nd smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 27 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Jaisalmer and distance from Basanpeer (Nai) village to Jaisalmer is 20 km. Pin code of Basanpeer (Nai) village is 345001. Jaisalmer is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 20 km. District head quarter of the village is Jaisalmer which is 20 km away. 4.26 square kilometer (21%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 561 people, among them 305 (54%) are male and 256 (46%) are female. 21% of the whole population are from general caste, 73% are from schedule caste and 6% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Basanpeer (Nai) village is 18%, among them 56% are boys and 44% are girls. There are 103 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Basanpeer (Nai)

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 561 119 407 35 103
Male 305 63 219 23 58
Female 256 56 188 12 45

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -12.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 642. Female population growth rate of the village is -18.2% which is -10.9% lower than male population growth rate of -7.3%. General caste population has decreased by -56.3%; Schedule caste population has increased by 20.8%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 6.1% and child population has decreased by -28% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Basanpeer (Nai)

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -13 -56 21 6 -28
Male -7 -55 30 15 -26
Female -18 -57 11 -8 -31

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 839 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 889, in schedule caste is 858 and in schedule tribe is 522. There are 776 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 112 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 57 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Basanpeer (Nai)

Total General SC ST Child
Change -112 -40 -148 -128 -57
2011 839 889 858 522 776
2001 951 929 1,006 650 833

Literacy

Total 235 people in the village are literate, among them 155 are male and 80 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Basanpeer (Nai) is 51%. 63% of male and 38% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by -9%. Male literacy has gone down by -4% and female literacy rate has gone down by -14%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Basanpeer (Nai)

Total Male Female
Change -8 -4 -15
2011 51 63 38
2001 60 67 52

Workers profile

Basanpeer (Nai) has 36% (200) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 46% male and 23% female population are working population. 42% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 13% of total female population are main and 11% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Basanpeer (Nai)

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 36 29 7 64
Male 46 42 4 54
Female 23 13 11 77