Kotri Village, with population of 849 is Fatehgarh sub district's the 45th most populous village, located in Fatehgarh sub district of Jaisalmer district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Kotri village is 25 km2 and it is the 54th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 34 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Jaisalmer and distance from Kotri village to Jaisalmer is 30 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Kotri village is 345001. Fatehgarh is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 90 km. District head quarter of the village is Jaisalmer which is 30 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 849 people, among them 463 (55%) are male and 386 (45%) are female. 71% of the whole population are from general caste, 26% are from schedule caste and 3% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kotri village is 18%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 142 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kotri

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 849 606 218 25 152
Male 463 333 115 15 80
Female 386 273 103 10 72

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 37.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 619. Female population growth rate of the village is 39.9% which is 4.9% higher than male population growth rate of 35%. General caste population has increased by 38.7%; Schedule caste population has increased by 29.8%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 78.6% and child population has increased by 8.6% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kotri

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 37 39 30 79 9
Male 35 32 35 150 3
Female 40 48 24 25 16

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 834 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 820, in schedule caste is 896 and in schedule tribe is 667. There are 900 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 29 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 105 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kotri

Total General SC ST Child
Change 29 86 -80 -666 105
2011 834 820 896 667 900
2001 805 734 976 1,333 795

Literacy

Total 425 people in the village are literate, among them 295 are male and 130 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kotri is 61%. 77% of male and 41% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 6%. Male literacy has gone up by 6% and female literacy rate has gone up by 5%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kotri

Total Male Female
Change 6 6 6
2011 61 77 41
2001 55 71 36

Workers profile

Kotri has 28% (235) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 49% male and 3% female population are working population. 49% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 0% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 2% of total female population are main and 0% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kotri

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 28 28 0 72
Male 49 49 0 51
Female 3 2 0 97