Kuldhar Village, with population of 625 is Jaisalmer sub district's the 101st most populous village, located in Jaisalmer sub district of Jaisalmer district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Kuldhar village is 38 km2 and it is the 160th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 16 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Jaisalmer and distance from Kuldhar village to Jaisalmer is 19 km. Pin code of Kuldhar 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.

Demographics

The village is home to 625 people, among them 316 (51%) are male and 309 (49%) are female. 94% of the whole population are from general caste and 6% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kuldhar village is 27%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are 114 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kuldhar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 625 590 0 35 171
Male 316 300 0 16 86
Female 309 290 0 19 85

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 45.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 430. Female population growth rate of the village is 53% which is 14.4% higher than male population growth rate of 38.6%. General caste population has increased by 46.8%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 25% and child population has increased by 39% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kuldhar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 45 47 0 25 39
Male 39 39 0 33 43
Female 53 56 0 19 35

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 978 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 967, and in schedule tribe is 1188. There are 988 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 92 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 62 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kuldhar

Total General SC ST Child
Change 92 106 0 -145 -62
2011 978 967 0 1,188 988
2001 886 861 0 1,333 1,050

Literacy

Total 269 people in the village are literate, among them 161 are male and 108 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kuldhar is 59%. 70% of male and 48% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 27%. Male literacy has gone up by 21% and female literacy rate has gone up by 36%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kuldhar

Total Male Female
Change 27 21 37
2011 59 70 48
2001 32 49 12

Workers profile

Kuldhar has 36% (227) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 50% male and 22% female population are working population. 49% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 1% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 10% of total female population are main and 12% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kuldhar

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 36 30 6 64
Male 50 49 1 50
Female 22 10 12 78