Buchara Village, with population of 2782 is Kotputli sub district's the 38th most populous village, located in Kotputli sub district of Jaipur district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Buchara village is 49 km2 and it is the biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 56 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Kotputli and distance from Buchara village to Kotputli is 32 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Buchara village is 303107. Kotputli is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 32 km. District head quarter of the village is Jaipur which is 101 km away. 29.52 square kilometer (60%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 2782 people, among them 1486 (53%) are male and 1296 (47%) are female. 53% of the whole population are from general caste, 21% are from schedule caste and 26% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Buchara village is 17%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 460 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Buchara

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,782 1,470 595 717 473
Male 1,486 804 315 367 256
Female 1,296 666 280 350 217

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 24.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2242. Female population growth rate of the village is 24.4% which is 0.6% higher than male population growth rate of 23.8%. General caste population has increased by 28.9%; Schedule caste population has increased by 14.9%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 22.8% and child population has increased by 3.7% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Buchara

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 24.1% 28.9% 14.9% 22.8% 3.7%
Male 23.8% 30.9% 10.1% 22.3% 7.6%
Female 24.4% 26.6% 20.7% 23.2% -0.5%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 872 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 828, in schedule caste is 889 and in schedule tribe is 954. There are 848 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 4 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 68 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Buchara

Total General SC ST Child
Change 4 -29 78 7 -68
2011 872 828 889 954 848
2001 868 857 811 947 916

Literacy

Total 1470 people in the village are literate, among them 955 are male and 515 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Buchara is 64%. 78% of male and 48% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by -3%. Male literacy has gone down by 0% and female literacy rate has gone down by -7%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Buchara

Total Male Female
Change -3.5% -0.5% -6.9%
2011 63.7% 77.6% 47.7%
2001 67.2% 78.1% 54.6%

Workers profile

Buchara has 45% (1263) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 46% male and 44% female population are working population. 40% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 37% of total female population are main and 8% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Buchara

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 45.4% 38.6% 6.8% 54.6%
Male 46.2% 40.2% 6% 53.8%
Female 44.4% 36.8% 7.6% 55.6%