Kharnota Village, with population of 1689 is Kumbhalgarh sub district's the 19th most populous village, located in Kumbhalgarh sub district of Rajsamand district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Kharnota village is 11 km2 and it is the 8th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 158 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Amet and distance from Kharnota village to Amet is 15 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Kharnota village is 313334. Kumbhalgarh is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 40 km. District head quarter of the village is Rajsamand which is 32 km away.


The village is home to 1689 people, among them 813 (48%) are male and 876 (52%) are female. 70% of the whole population are from general caste, 17% are from schedule caste and 13% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kharnota village is 17%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 377 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 15.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1463. Female population growth rate of the village is 16.8% which is 2.8% higher than male population growth rate of 14%. General caste population has increased by 16.9%; Schedule caste population has increased by 7.7%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 19.1% and child population has decreased by -10% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1077 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1115, in schedule caste is 993 and in schedule tribe is 1000. There are 924 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 25 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 79 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 672 people in the village are literate, among them 411 are male and 261 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kharnota is 48%. 62% of male and 35% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 14%. Male literacy has gone up by 10% and female literacy rate has gone up by 16%.

Workers profile

Kharnota has 70% (1182) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 67% male and 72% female population are working population. 50% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 18% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 35% of total female population are main and 37% are marginal workers.