Kajasar Village, with population of 413 is Pokaran sub district's the 83rd least populous village, located in Pokaran sub district of Jaisalmer district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Kajasar village is 14 km2 and it is the 138th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 29 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Pokaran and distance from Kajasar village to Pokaran is 58 km. Pin code of Kajasar village is 345026. Pokaran is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 58 km. District head quarter of the village is Jaisalmer which is 76 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 413 people, among them 215 (52%) are male and 198 (48%) are female. 82% of the whole population are from general caste, 18% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kajasar village is 22%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 80 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kajasar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 413 337 76 0 91
Male 215 176 39 0 48
Female 198 161 37 0 43

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -78.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1905. Female population growth rate of the village is -77.6% which is 1.4% higher than male population growth rate of -79%. General caste population has decreased by -79.3%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -71.1% and child population has decreased by -77.7% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kajasar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -78 -79 -71 -100 -78
Male -79 -80 -74 -100 -80
Female -78 -79 -68 -100 -74

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 921 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 915, in schedule caste is 949. There are 896 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 57 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 224 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kajasar

Total General SC ST Child
Change 57 41 160 -1,125 224
2011 921 915 949 0 896
2001 864 874 789 1,125 672

Literacy

Total 113 people in the village are literate, among them 88 are male and 25 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kajasar is 35%. 53% of male and 16% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by -10%. Male literacy has gone down by -12% and female literacy rate has gone down by -7%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kajasar

Total Male Female
Change -10 -13 -7
2011 35 53 16
2001 45 65 23

Workers profile

Kajasar has 39% (161) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 50% male and 27% female population are working population. 34% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 16% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 14% of total female population are main and 13% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kajasar

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 39 24 15 61
Male 50 34 16 50
Female 27 14 13 73