Sheo Tahsil, with population of about 2.4 lakh is Barmer district's the 2nd least populous sub district, located in Barmer district of the state Rajasthan in India. There are 298 villages in the sub district, among them [email protected] Seeng Desar is the most populous village with population of 8290 and Manjholi is the least populous village with population of 77. Panchla is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 231 km2 and Chak Bhanska is the smallest with 0 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 2.4 lakh people, among them about 1.3 lakh (54%) are male and about 1.1 lakh (46%) are female. 79% of the whole population are from general caste, 17% are from schedule caste and 4% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Sheo tahsil is 21%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are about 40 thousand households in the sub district and an average 6 persons live in every family.

100% population of Sheo tahsil live in the Sheo Sub District rural part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Sheo

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 237,080 186,611 40,679 9,790 49,017
Male 127,247 100,770 21,325 5,152 26,225
Female 109,833 85,841 19,354 4,638 22,792

Most populated Villages in Sheo

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 76% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 24% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 845 in Muslims are 921.

Religion wise population 2011 - Sheo

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 237,080 179,513 56,870 83 12 4 517 3 78
Male 127,247 97,293 29,603 41 7 3 255 1 44
Female 109,833 82,220 27,267 42 5 1 262 2 34

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 32.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 1.8 lakh. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 34.6% which is 3.3% higher than male population growth rate of 31.3%. General caste population has increased by 31.1%; Schedule caste population has increased by 38.8%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 42.4% and child population has increased by 16.4% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Sheo

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 32.8% 31.1% 38.8% 42.4% 16.4%
Male 31.3% 29.5% 38.1% 39.3% 15.2%
Female 34.6% 33% 39.5% 46.1% 17.8%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 863 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 852, in schedule caste is 908 and in schedule tribe is 900. There are 869 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the sub district. Overall sex ratio in the sub district has increased by 21 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 18 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Sheo

Total General SC ST Child
Change 21 22 10 42 18
2011 863 852 908 900 869
2001 842 830 898 858 851

Villages with highest sex ratio in Sheo

Villages
Name Sex Ratio
Karanisar 1202
Kalijal 1136
Saidad Ki Beri 1084
Barsa 1061
Sutharo Ka Par 1056
Bhanwarisar 1041
Baniyali 1040
Bhooni 1037
Kumbharo Ka Par 1026
Chak Negarda 1024

Literacy

Total about 1.1 lakh people in the sub district are literate, among them about 72 thousand are male and about 33 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Sheo is 56%. 71% of male and 38% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has decreased by -1%. Male literacy has gone down by -1% and female literacy rate has gone down by -1%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Sheo

Total Male Female
Change -1.1% -0.6% -1.3%
2011 55.9% 71.2% 38.1%
2001 57% 71.8% 39.4%

Villages with highest literacy rate in Sheo

Workers profile

Sheo has 44% (about 1.1 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 49% male and 39% female population are working population. 34% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 15% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 13% of total female population are main and 26% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Sheo

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 44.4% 24.3% 20.1% 55.6%
Male 48.7% 33.6% 15.1% 51.3%
Female 39.3% 13.4% 25.9% 60.7%

Biggest Villages in Sheo

Villages
Name Area (Km2)
Panchla 231.5
Moti Ki Beri 138.3
Sundra 89.2
Bandhara 88.5
Rohiri 85.8
Shadad Ka Par Khurd 82.1
Drabha 75
Goonga 73.1
Rohidaala 72.3
Bahla 71.5