Shiv Nagar Village, with population of 323 is Pokaran sub district's the 51st least populous village, located in Pokaran sub district of Jaisalmer district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Shiv Nagar village is 7 km2 and it is the 46th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 47 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Pokaran and distance from Shiv Nagar village to Pokaran is 66 km. Pin code of Shiv Nagar village is 345025. Pokaran is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 66 km. District head quarter of the village is Jaisalmer which is 180 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 323 people, among them 171 (53%) are male and 152 (47%) are female. 100% of the whole population are from general caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Shiv Nagar village is 17%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 61 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Shiv Nagar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 323 323 0 0 55
Male 171 171 0 0 29
Female 152 152 0 0 26

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -73.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1215. Female population growth rate of the village is -73.9% which is -0.9% lower than male population growth rate of -73%. General caste population has decreased by -70.2% and child population has decreased by -81.6% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Shiv Nagar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -73 -70 -100 -100 -82
Male -73 -70 -100 -100 -82
Female -74 -71 -100 -100 -81

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 889 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 889,. There are 897 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 30 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 28 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Shiv Nagar

Total General SC ST Child
Change -30 -45 -703 -914 28
2011 889 889 0 0 897
2001 919 934 703 914 869

Literacy

Total 125 people in the village are literate, among them 90 are male and 35 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Shiv Nagar is 47%. 63% of male and 28% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by -2%. Male literacy has gone down by -5% and female literacy rate has gone down by 0%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Shiv Nagar

Total Male Female
Change -2 -5 0
2011 47 63 28
2001 49 69 28

Workers profile

Shiv Nagar has 60% (193) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 60% male and 60% female population are working population. 20% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 39% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 7% of total female population are main and 53% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Shiv Nagar

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 60 14 46 40
Male 60 21 39 40
Female 60 7 53 40