Shri Bhanwar Nagar Village, with population of 359 is Pokaran sub district's the 65th least populous village, located in Pokaran sub district of Jaisalmer district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Shri Bhanwar Nagar village is 8 km2 and it is the 57th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 46 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Pokaran and distance from Shri Bhanwar Nagar village to Pokaran is 80 km. Pin code of Shri Bhanwar Nagar village is 345028. Pokaran is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 80 km. District head quarter of the village is Jaisalmer which is 100 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 359 people, among them 199 (55%) are male and 160 (45%) are female. 68% of the whole population are from general caste, 22% are from schedule caste and 10% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Shri Bhanwar Nagar village is 22%, among them 53% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 73 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Shri Bhanwar Nagar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 359 244 80 35 80
Male 199 139 43 17 42
Female 160 105 37 18 38

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -83.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2213. Female population growth rate of the village is -84.3% which is -0.9% lower than male population growth rate of -83.4%. General caste population has decreased by -86.7%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -78.6%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 250% and child population has decreased by -84.1% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Shri Bhanwar Nagar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -84 -87 -79 250 -84
Male -83 -86 -77 240 -84
Female -84 -87 -80 260 -85

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 804 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 755, in schedule caste is 860 and in schedule tribe is 1059. There are 905 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 46 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 52 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Shri Bhanwar Nagar

Total General SC ST Child
Change -46 -71 -114 59 -52
2011 804 755 860 1,059 905
2001 850 826 974 1,000 957

Literacy

Total 102 people in the village are literate, among them 67 are male and 35 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Shri Bhanwar Nagar is 37%. 43% of male and 29% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 4%. Male literacy has gone down by -2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 10%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Shri Bhanwar Nagar

Total Male Female
Change 3 -2 10
2011 37 43 29
2001 33 45 19

Workers profile

Shri Bhanwar Nagar has 56% (200) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 54% male and 58% female population are working population. 52% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 8% of total female population are main and 50% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Shri Bhanwar Nagar

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 56 32 23 44
Male 54 52 2 46
Female 58 8 50 42