Sadan Village, with population of 1165 is Pokaran sub district's the 76th most populous village, located in Pokaran sub district of Jaisalmer district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Sadan village is 24 km2 and it is the 105th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 48 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Pokaran and distance from Sadan village to Pokaran is 35 km. Pin code of Sadan village is 345023. Pokaran is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 35 km. District head quarter of the village is Jaisalmer which is 147 km away.


The village is home to 1165 people, among them 612 (53%) are male and 553 (47%) are female. 84% of the whole population are from general caste, 16% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Sadan village is 23%, among them 49% are boys and 51% are girls. There are 168 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 35.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 858. Female population growth rate of the village is 39.3% which is 6.5% higher than male population growth rate of 32.8%. General caste population has increased by 33.1%; Schedule caste population has increased by 51.2% and child population has increased by 5.2% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 904 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 889, in schedule caste is 979. There are 1023 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 43 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 184 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 538 people in the village are literate, among them 373 are male and 165 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Sadan is 60%. 78% of male and 39% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by -2%. Male literacy has gone down by 1% and female literacy rate has gone down by -5%.

Workers profile

Sadan has 42% (494) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 48% male and 36% female population are working population. 47% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 1% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 31% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.