Prahladsar Village, with population of 362 is Pokaran sub district's the 67th least populous village, located in Pokaran sub district of Jaisalmer district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Prahladsar village is 10 km2 and it is the 90th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 35 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Pokaran and distance from Prahladsar village to Pokaran is 33 km. Pin code of Prahladsar village is 345024. Pokaran is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 33 km. District head quarter of the village is Jaisalmer which is 143 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 362 people, among them 188 (52%) are male and 174 (48%) are female. 100% of the whole population are from general caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Prahladsar village is 15%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 51 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Prahladsar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 362 362 0 0 54
Male 188 188 0 0 28
Female 174 174 0 0 26

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 24.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 290. Female population growth rate of the village is 21.7% which is -6.2% lower than male population growth rate of 27.9%. General caste population has increased by 24.8% and child population has decreased by -8.5% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Prahladsar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 25 25 0 0 -9
Male 28 28 0 0 -7
Female 22 22 0 0 -10

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 926 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 926,. There are 929 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 47 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 38 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Prahladsar

Total General SC ST Child
Change -47 -47 0 0 -38
2011 926 926 0 0 929
2001 973 973 0 0 967

Literacy

Total 205 people in the village are literate, among them 129 are male and 76 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Prahladsar is 67%. 81% of male and 51% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 12%. Male literacy has gone up by 13% and female literacy rate has gone up by 9%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Prahladsar

Total Male Female
Change 12 13 9
2011 67 81 51
2001 55 68 42

Workers profile

Prahladsar has 37% (134) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 44% male and 29% female population are working population. 43% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 1% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 6% of total female population are main and 23% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Prahladsar

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 37 25 12 63
Male 44 43 1 56
Female 29 6 23 71