Ghatol Village, with population of about 14 thousand is Ghatol sub district's the most populous village, located in Ghatol sub district of Banswara district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Ghatol village is 25 km2 and it is the biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 568 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Banswara and distance from Ghatol village to Banswara is 30 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Ghatol village is 327023. Ghatol is the sub district head quarter of the village. District head quarter of the village is Banswara which is 30 km away. 10.22 square kilometer (41%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.


The village is home to about 14 thousand people, among them 7152 (51%) are male and 6897 (49%) are female. 42% of the whole population are from general caste, 13% are from schedule caste and 45% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Ghatol village is 16%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 2927 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 18.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 12 thousand. Female population growth rate of the village is 17.3% which is -1.8% lower than male population growth rate of 19.1%. General caste population has increased by 12.4%; Schedule caste population has increased by 18.3%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 24.3% and child population has decreased by -1.6% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 964 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 934, in schedule caste is 921 and in schedule tribe is 1007. There are 849 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has decreased by 15 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 113 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 7959 people in the village are literate, among them 4730 are male and 3229 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Ghatol is 67%. 79% of male and 55% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 6%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 8%.

Workers profile

Ghatol has 47% (6568) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 53% male and 40% female population are working population. 43% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 10% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 9% of total female population are main and 31% are marginal workers.