Mukansar Village, with population of 563 is Pokaran sub district's the 126th least populous village, located in Pokaran sub district of Jaisalmer district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Mukansar village is 11 km2 and it is the 104th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 52 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Pokaran and distance from Mukansar village to Pokaran is 60 km. Pin code of Mukansar village is 345025. Pokaran is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 60 km. District head quarter of the village is Jaisalmer which is 172 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 563 people, among them 314 (56%) are male and 249 (44%) are female. 91% of the whole population are from general caste and 9% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Mukansar village is 20%, among them 63% are boys and 37% are girls. There are 80 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Mukansar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 563 512 0 51 111
Male 314 283 0 31 70
Female 249 229 0 20 41

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -53.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1215. Female population growth rate of the village is -57.2% which is -6.8% lower than male population growth rate of -50.4%. General caste population has decreased by -52.8%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -23.9% and child population has decreased by -62.9% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Mukansar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -54 -53 -100 -24 -63
Male -50 -50 -100 -11 -56
Female -57 -56 -100 -38 -71

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 793 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 809, and in schedule tribe is 645. There are 586 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 126 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 283 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Mukansar

Total General SC ST Child
Change -126 -125 -703 -269 -283
2011 793 809 0 645 586
2001 919 934 703 914 869

Literacy

Total 264 people in the village are literate, among them 189 are male and 75 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Mukansar is 58%. 77% of male and 36% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 9%. Male literacy has gone up by 9% and female literacy rate has gone up by 8%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Mukansar

Total Male Female
Change 10 9 9
2011 58 78 36
2001 49 69 28

Workers profile

Mukansar has 52% (294) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 47% male and 58% female population are working population. 37% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 11% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 8% of total female population are main and 50% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Mukansar

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 52 24 28 48
Male 48 37 11 53
Female 58 8 50 42