Naya Khara Village, with population of 776 is Pokaran sub district's the 126th most populous village, located in Pokaran sub district of Jaisalmer district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Naya Khara village is 6 km2 and it is the 39th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 127 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Pokaran and distance from Naya Khara village to Pokaran is 127 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Naya Khara village is 345028. Pokaran is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 165 km. District head quarter of the village is Jaisalmer which is 175 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 776 people, among them 408 (53%) are male and 368 (47%) are female. 91% of the whole population are from general caste, 6% are from schedule caste and 3% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Naya Khara village is 21%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 119 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Naya Khara

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 776 703 49 24 166
Male 408 370 28 10 85
Female 368 333 21 14 81

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -38.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1270. Female population growth rate of the village is -37.1% which is 3.3% higher than male population growth rate of -40.4%. General caste population has decreased by -34%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -36.4%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -81.3% and child population has decreased by -50.9% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Naya Khara

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -39 -34 -36 -81 -51
Male -40 -36 -36 -84 -50
Female -37 -31 -36 -79 -52

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 902 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 900, in schedule caste is 750 and in schedule tribe is 1400. There are 953 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 48 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 24 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Naya Khara

Total General SC ST Child
Change 48 64 0 302 -24
2011 902 900 750 1,400 953
2001 854 836 750 1,098 977

Literacy

Total 380 people in the village are literate, among them 245 are male and 135 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Naya Khara is 62%. 76% of male and 47% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 22%. Male literacy has gone up by 20% and female literacy rate has gone up by 26%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Naya Khara

Total Male Female
Change 22 20 26
2011 62 76 47
2001 40 56 21

Workers profile

Naya Khara has 52% (406) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 58% male and 46% female population are working population. 42% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 15% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 4% of total female population are main and 43% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Naya Khara

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 52 24 29 48
Male 58 42 15 42
Female 47 4 43 54