Khariya (Jethwi) Village, with population of 408 is Jaisalmer sub district's the 156th most populous village, located in Jaisalmer sub district of Jaisalmer district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Khariya (Jethwi) village is 141 km2 and it is the 36th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 3 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Jaisalmer and distance from Khariya (Jethwi) village to Jaisalmer is 85 km. Pin code of Khariya (Jethwi) village is 345034. Jaisalmer is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 85 km. District head quarter of the village is Jaisalmer which is 85 km away.


The village is home to 408 people, among them 277 (68%) are male and 131 (32%) are female. 100% of the whole population are from general caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Khariya (Jethwi) village is 19%, among them 84% are boys and 16% are girls. There are 79 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 27.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 320. Female population growth rate of the village is 26% which is -2.2% lower than male population growth rate of 28.2%. General caste population has increased by 27.5% and child population has increased by 30.5% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 473 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 473,. There are 185 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 8 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 5 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 190 people in the village are literate, among them 151 are male and 39 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Khariya (Jethwi) is 57%. 71% of male and 33% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 16%. Male literacy has gone up by 20% and female literacy rate has gone up by 11%.

Workers profile

Khariya (Jethwi) has 32% (130) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 47% male and 1% female population are working population. 45% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 1% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 1% of total female population are main and 0% are marginal workers.