Bhekhorai Jooni Village, with population of 1629 is Pokaran sub district's the 43rd most populous village, located in Pokaran sub district of Jaisalmer district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Bhekhorai Jooni village is 10 km2 and it is the 87th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 161 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Pokaran and distance from Bhekhorai Jooni village to Pokaran is 55 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Bhekhorai Jooni village is 345025. Pokaran is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 55 km. District head quarter of the village is Jaisalmer which is 170 km away.


The village is home to 1629 people, among them 855 (52%) are male and 774 (48%) are female. 64% of the whole population are from general caste, 36% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bhekhorai Jooni village is 18%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 252 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Bhekhorai Jooni

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,629 1,037 586 6 298
Male 855 542 308 5 161
Female 774 495 278 1 137

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 905 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 913, in schedule caste is 903 and in schedule tribe is 200. There are 851 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village.


Total 805 people in the village are literate, among them 527 are male and 278 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Bhekhorai Jooni is 60%. 76% of male and 44% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Bhekhorai Jooni has 53% (856) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 55% male and 50% female population are working population. 20% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 34% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 5% of total female population are main and 45% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Bhekhorai Jooni

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 53 13 40 48
Male 55 20 34 45
Female 50 5 45 50