Barsani Village, with population of 1123 is Pokaran sub district's the 83rd most populous village, located in Pokaran sub district of Jaisalmer district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Barsani village is 21 km2 and it is the 121st biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 55 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Pokaran and distance from Barsani village to Pokaran is 60 km. Pin code of Barsani 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 175 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 1123 people, among them 594 (53%) are male and 529 (47%) are female. 75% of the whole population are from general caste, 25% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Barsani village is 19%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 178 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Barsani

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,123 842 281 0 218
Male 594 456 138 0 114
Female 529 386 143 0 104

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 39.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 803. Female population growth rate of the village is 40.3% which is 0.9% higher than male population growth rate of 39.4%. General caste population has increased by 37.4%; Schedule caste population has increased by 47.9% and child population has increased by 6.9% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Barsani

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 40 37 48 0 7
Male 39 41 35 0 9
Female 40 34 63 0 5

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 891 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 846, in schedule caste is 1036. There are 912 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 6 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 31 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Barsani

Total General SC ST Child
Change 6 -46 173 0 -31
2011 891 846 1,036 0 912
2001 885 892 863 0 943

Literacy

Total 443 people in the village are literate, among them 294 are male and 149 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Barsani is 49%. 61% of male and 35% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 10%. Male literacy has gone up by 8% and female literacy rate has gone up by 13%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Barsani

Total Male Female
Change 10 9 13
2011 49 61 35
2001 39 53 22

Workers profile

Barsani has 54% (610) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 52% male and 57% female population are working population. 8% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 44% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 2% of total female population are main and 56% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Barsani

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 54 5 49 46
Male 52 8 44 48
Female 57 2 56 43