Sata Village, with population of 534 is Jaisalmer sub district's the 120th most populous village, located in Jaisalmer sub district of Jaisalmer district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Sata village is 28 km2 and it is the 137th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 19 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Jaisalmer and distance from Sata village to Jaisalmer is 22 km. Pin code of Sata village is 345001. Jaisalmer is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 22 km. District head quarter of the village is Jaisalmer which is 22 km away.


The village is home to 534 people, among them 283 (53%) are male and 251 (47%) are female. 96% of the whole population are from general caste and 4% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Sata village is 25%, among them 57% are boys and 43% are girls. There are 106 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -9.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 592. Female population growth rate of the village is -2.7% which is 12.6% higher than male population growth rate of -15.3%. General caste population has increased by 3%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -66.1% and child population has decreased by -10.7% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 887 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 893, and in schedule tribe is 750. There are 740 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 115 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 35 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 273 people in the village are literate, among them 175 are male and 98 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Sata is 68%. 85% of male and 51% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 26%. Male literacy has gone up by 29% and female literacy rate has gone up by 27%.

Workers profile

Sata has 40% (214) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 46% male and 34% female population are working population. 45% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 1% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 9% of total female population are main and 25% are marginal workers.