Phaleri Village, with population of 1218 is Jaisalmer sub district's the 41st most populous village, located in Jaisalmer sub district of Jaisalmer district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Phaleri village is 73 km2 and it is the 81st biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 17 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Jaisalmer and distance from Phaleri village to Jaisalmer is 75 km. Pin code of Phaleri village is 345034. Jaisalmer is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 75 km. District head quarter of the village is Jaisalmer which is 75 km away. 1.07 square kilometer (1%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 1218 people, among them 644 (53%) are male and 574 (47%) are female. 90% of the whole population are from general caste, 10% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Phaleri village is 25%, among them 49% are boys and 51% are girls. There are 237 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Phaleri

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,218 1,096 122 0 300
Male 644 577 67 0 148
Female 574 519 55 0 152

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 2.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1185. Female population growth rate of the village is 4% which is 2.3% higher than male population growth rate of 1.7%. General caste population has decreased by -0.2%; Schedule caste population has increased by 40.2% and child population has increased by 32.7% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Phaleri

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 3 -0 40 0 33
Male 2 -1 40 0 35
Female 4 1 41 0 31

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 891 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 899, in schedule caste is 821. There are 1027 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 19 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 28 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Phaleri

Total General SC ST Child
Change 19 22 8 0 -28
2011 891 899 821 0 1,027
2001 872 877 813 0 1,055

Literacy

Total 142 people in the village are literate, among them 105 are male and 37 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Phaleri is 15%. 21% of male and 9% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 8%. Male literacy has gone up by 11% and female literacy rate has gone up by 6%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Phaleri

Total Male Female
Change 9 11 6
2011 16 21 9
2001 7 10 3

Workers profile

Phaleri has 55% (675) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 59% male and 52% female population are working population. 2% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 57% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 1% of total female population are main and 51% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Phaleri

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 55 1 54 45
Male 59 2 57 41
Female 52 1 51 48