[Where we work] [Barmer] [Jaisalmer]

Area

27,244 sq.kms. (7.96 per cent of the State)

Location

 

Bikaner is one of the desert districts situated in the north-west of Rajasthan. It is bound in the north by districts of Sri Ganganagar, on the west by Jaisalmer and Pakistan , Churu in the east and Nagaur and Jodhpur in the south-east.

Distance from major cities

 

* Jaipur-320 kms.
* Delhi-615 kms.
* Ahmedabad-945 kms.
* Mumbai-1,496 kms.

Climate and Rainfall

 

* Maximum temperature in the district is 48 degrees celsius
* Minimum temperature is minus one degree celsius
* The annual rainfall is 24.30 cms

Population

16,73,562

Literacy

57.54%

Total working population

35.84%
Cultivators    44.81%
Agricultural labourers 4.60%
Servicing and repairs  1.55%
Other workers  49.04%

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