Shyampura Village, with population of 904 is Pokaran sub district's the 101st most populous village, located in Pokaran sub district of Jaisalmer district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Shyampura village is 8 km2 and it is the 55th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 116 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Pokaran and distance from Shyampura village to Pokaran is 82 km. Pin code of Shyampura 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 160 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 904 people, among them 479 (53%) are male and 425 (47%) are female. 81% of the whole population are from general caste, 19% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Shyampura village is 22%, among them 55% are boys and 45% are girls. There are 153 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Shyampura

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 904 731 173 0 196
Male 479 399 80 0 108
Female 425 332 93 0 88

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 40.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 645. Female population growth rate of the village is 42.6% which is 4.6% higher than male population growth rate of 38%. General caste population has increased by 41.9%; Schedule caste population has increased by 33.1% and child population has increased by 56.8% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Shyampura

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 40 42 33 0 57
Male 38 42 23 0 71
Female 43 43 43 0 42

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 887 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 832, in schedule caste is 1163. There are 815 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 28 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 169 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Shyampura

Total General SC ST Child
Change 28 6 163 0 -169
2011 887 832 1,163 0 815
2001 859 826 1,000 0 984

Literacy

Total 408 people in the village are literate, among them 261 are male and 147 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Shyampura is 58%. 70% of male and 44% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 17%. Male literacy has gone up by 10% and female literacy rate has gone up by 27%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Shyampura

Total Male Female
Change 17 10 26
2011 58 70 44
2001 41 60 17

Workers profile

Shyampura has 39% (352) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 47% male and 30% female population are working population. 22% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 25% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 3% of total female population are main and 27% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Shyampura

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 39 13 26 61
Male 47 22 25 53
Female 30 3 27 70