Pokaran is a Municipality city in district of Jaisalmer, Rajasthan. The Pokaran city is divided into 20 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Pokaran Municipality has population of 23,554 of which 12,829 are males while 10,725 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 3643 which is 15.47 % of total population of Pokaran (M). In Pokaran Municipality, Female Sex Ratio is of 836 against state average of 928. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Pokaran is around 898 compared to Rajasthan state average of 888. Literacy rate of Pokaran city is 76.79 % higher than state average of 66.11 %. In Pokaran, Male literacy is around 88.42 % while female literacy rate is 62.68 %.
Pokaran Municipality has total administration over 3,935 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.
Pokaran Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 11.16 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 7.23 % of total population in Pokaran (M).
Pokaran Work Profile
Out of total population, 7,960 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 6,672 were males while 1,288 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 7960 working population, 89.46 % were engaged in Main Work while 10.54 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Pokaran 2021 Population
The next census for Pokaran Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2021 are estimates only.