Bharewala Village, with population of 2490 is Pokaran sub district's the 15th most populous village, located in Pokaran sub district of Jaisalmer district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Bharewala village is 230 km2 and it is the 3rd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 11 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Pokaran and distance from Bharewala village to Pokaran is 120 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Bharewala village is 345028. Pokaran is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 120 km. District head quarter of the village is Jaisalmer which is 245 km away. 4.32 square kilometer (2%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 2490 people, among them 1385 (56%) are male and 1105 (44%) are female. 88% of the whole population are from general caste, 8% are from schedule caste and 3% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bharewala village is 19%, among them 49% are boys and 51% are girls. There are 391 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Bharewala

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,490 2,195 211 84 470
Male 1,385 1,215 123 47 230
Female 1,105 980 88 37 240

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 16.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2130. Female population growth rate of the village is 14.9% which is -3.7% lower than male population growth rate of 18.6%. General caste population has increased by 16.3%; Schedule caste population has increased by 27.9%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 7.7% and child population has decreased by -5.6% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Bharewala

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 17 16 28 8 -6
Male 19 18 32 4 -10
Female 15 14 22 12 -1

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 798 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 807, in schedule caste is 715 and in schedule tribe is 787. There are 1043 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 26 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 90 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Bharewala

Total General SC ST Child
Change -26 -25 -59 54 90
2011 798 807 715 787 1,043
2001 824 832 774 733 953

Literacy

Total 864 people in the village are literate, among them 657 are male and 207 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Bharewala is 43%. 57% of male and 24% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 21%. Male literacy has gone up by 23% and female literacy rate has gone up by 18%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Bharewala

Total Male Female
Change 21 23 18
2011 43 57 24
2001 22 34 6

Workers profile

Bharewala has 61% (1515) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 64% male and 57% female population are working population. 53% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 11% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 46% of total female population are main and 12% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Bharewala

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 61 50 11 39
Male 64 53 11 36
Female 57 46 12 43