Khetasar Village, with population of 492 is Pokaran sub district's the 108th least populous village, located in Pokaran sub district of Jaisalmer district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Khetasar village is 7 km2 and it is the 48th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 69 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Pokaran and distance from Khetasar village to Pokaran is 65 km. Pin code of Khetasar village is 345025. Pokaran is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 65 km. District head quarter of the village is Jaisalmer which is 157 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 492 people, among them 262 (53%) are male and 230 (47%) are female. 100% of the whole population are from general caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Khetasar village is 25%, among them 55% are boys and 45% are girls. There are 75 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Khetasar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 492 492 0 0 121
Male 262 262 0 0 66
Female 230 230 0 0 55

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -22.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 634. Female population growth rate of the village is -27.4% which is -10% lower than male population growth rate of -17.4%. General caste population has decreased by -22.4% and child population has decreased by -22.9% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Khetasar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -22 -22 0 0 -23
Male -17 -17 0 0 -25
Female -27 -27 0 0 -20

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 878 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 878,. There are 833 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 122 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 49 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Khetasar

Total General SC ST Child
Change -122 -122 0 0 49
2011 878 878 0 0 833
2001 1,000 1,000 0 0 784

Literacy

Total 252 people in the village are literate, among them 154 are male and 98 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Khetasar is 68%. 79% of male and 56% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 6%. Male literacy has gone down by 0% and female literacy rate has gone up by 10%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Khetasar

Total Male Female
Change 6 0 10
2011 68 79 56
2001 62 79 46

Workers profile

Khetasar has 45% (220) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 44% male and 45% female population are working population. 15% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 29% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 0% of total female population are main and 45% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Khetasar

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 45 8 37 55
Male 44 15 29 56
Female 45 0 45 55