Jaisalmer is a Municipality city in district of Jaisalmer, Rajasthan. The Jaisalmer city is divided into 30 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Jaisalmer Municipality has population of 65,471 of which 36,432 are males while 29,039 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 9293 which is 14.19 % of total population of Jaisalmer (M). In Jaisalmer Municipality, Female Sex Ratio is of 797 against state average of 928. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Jaisalmer is around 875 compared to Rajasthan state average of 888. Literacy rate of Jaisalmer city is 78.46 % higher than state average of 66.11 %. In Jaisalmer, Male literacy is around 87.10 % while female literacy rate is 67.44 %.
Jaisalmer Municipality has total administration over 12,809 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Municipality limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
Jaisalmer Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 10.87 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 5.28 % of total population in Jaisalmer (M).
Jaisalmer Work Profile
Out of total population, 22,914 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 20,374 were males while 2,540 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 22914 working population, 88.33 % were engaged in Main Work while 11.67 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Jaisalmer 2018 Population
The next census for Jaisalmer Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2018 are estimates only.