Bhurajgarh Village, with population of 476 is Pokaran sub district's the 105th least populous village, located in Pokaran sub district of Jaisalmer district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Bhurajgarh village is 11 km2 and it is the 110th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 42 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Pokaran and distance from Bhurajgarh village to Pokaran is 82 km. Pin code of Bhurajgarh village is 345025. Pokaran is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 82 km. District head quarter of the village is Jaisalmer which is 182 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 476 people, among them 275 (58%) are male and 201 (42%) are female. 81% of the whole population are from general caste, 19% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bhurajgarh village is 19%, among them 58% are boys and 42% are girls. There are 95 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Bhurajgarh

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 476 385 91 0 89
Male 275 230 45 0 52
Female 201 155 46 0 37

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 42.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 335. Female population growth rate of the village is 29.7% which is -23.1% lower than male population growth rate of 52.8%. General caste population has increased by 43.1%; Schedule caste population has increased by 37.9% and child population has increased by 71.2% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Bhurajgarh

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 42 43 38 0 71
Male 53 53 50 0 58
Female 30 30 28 0 95

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 731 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 674, in schedule caste is 1022. There are 712 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 130 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 136 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Bhurajgarh

Total General SC ST Child
Change -130 -119 -178 0 136
2011 731 674 1,022 0 712
2001 861 793 1,200 0 576

Literacy

Total 231 people in the village are literate, among them 174 are male and 57 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Bhurajgarh is 60%. 78% of male and 35% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 9%. Male literacy has gone down by 0% and female literacy rate has gone up by 14%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Bhurajgarh

Total Male Female
Change 9 -0 14
2011 60 78 35
2001 51 78 21

Workers profile

Bhurajgarh has 32% (152) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 42% male and 18% female population are working population. 5% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 36% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 1% of total female population are main and 17% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Bhurajgarh

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 32 4 28 68
Male 42 6 36 58
Female 18 1 17 82