Govind Singh Pura Village, with population of 707 is Pokaran sub district's the 146th most populous village, located in Pokaran sub district of Jaisalmer district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Govind Singh Pura village is 40 km2 and it is the 57th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 18 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Pokaran and distance from Govind Singh Pura village to Pokaran is 48 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Govind Singh Pura village is 345023. Pokaran is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 48 km. District head quarter of the village is Jaisalmer which is 160 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 707 people, among them 371 (52%) are male and 336 (48%) are female. 81% of the whole population are from general caste, 19% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Govind Singh Pura village is 18%, among them 55% are boys and 45% are girls. There are 113 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Govind Singh Pura

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 707 571 136 0 128
Male 371 292 79 0 70
Female 336 279 57 0 58

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -47.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1338. Female population growth rate of the village is -47.8% which is -1.3% lower than male population growth rate of -46.5%. General caste population has decreased by -54.2%; Schedule caste population has increased by 126.7% and child population has decreased by -61.8% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Govind Singh Pura

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -47 -54 127 -100 -62
Male -47 -55 172 -100 -58
Female -48 -53 84 -100 -65

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 906 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 955, in schedule caste is 722. There are 829 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 22 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 165 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Govind Singh Pura

Total General SC ST Child
Change -22 45 -347 -1,583 -165
2011 906 955 722 0 829
2001 928 910 1,069 1,583 994

Literacy

Total 334 people in the village are literate, among them 222 are male and 112 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Govind Singh Pura is 58%. 74% of male and 40% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 12%. Male literacy has gone up by 4% and female literacy rate has gone up by 19%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Govind Singh Pura

Total Male Female
Change 11 4 20
2011 58 74 40
2001 46 70 21

Workers profile

Govind Singh Pura has 43% (306) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 44% male and 43% female population are working population. 17% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 27% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 3% of total female population are main and 40% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Govind Singh Pura

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 43 10 33 57
Male 44 17 27 56
Female 43 3 40 57