Kajoi Village, with population of 659 is Pokaran sub district's the 145th least populous village, located in Pokaran sub district of Jaisalmer district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Kajoi village is 10 km2 and it is the 85th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 66 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Pokaran and distance from Kajoi village to Pokaran is 75 km. Pin code of Kajoi village is 345025. Pokaran is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 75 km. District head quarter of the village is Jaisalmer which is 185 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 659 people, among them 340 (52%) are male and 319 (48%) are female. 53% of the whole population are from general caste, 47% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kajoi village is 22%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 124 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kajoi

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 659 350 309 0 147
Male 340 169 171 0 76
Female 319 181 138 0 71

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 45.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 452. Female population growth rate of the village is 58.7% which is 23.2% higher than male population growth rate of 35.5%. General caste population has increased by 50.9%; Schedule caste population has increased by 40.5% and child population has increased by 31.3% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kajoi

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 46 51 41 0 31
Male 36 34 37 0 21
Female 59 71 45 0 45

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 938 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1071, in schedule caste is 807. There are 934 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 137 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 156 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kajoi

Total General SC ST Child
Change 137 230 47 0 156
2011 938 1,071 807 0 934
2001 801 841 760 0 778

Literacy

Total 239 people in the village are literate, among them 159 are male and 80 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kajoi is 47%. 60% of male and 32% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by -22%. Male literacy has gone down by -14% and female literacy rate has gone down by -30%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kajoi

Total Male Female
Change -22 -14 -30
2011 47 60 32
2001 69 75 62

Workers profile

Kajoi has 45% (296) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 48% male and 42% female population are working population. 13% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 35% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 4% of total female population are main and 38% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kajoi

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 45 8 37 55
Male 48 13 35 52
Female 42 4 38 58