Basni Theda Village, with population of 277 is Bhopalgarh sub district's the 8th least populous village, located in Bhopalgarh sub district of Jodhpur district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Basni Theda village is 4 km2 and it is the 16th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 77 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Jodhpur and distance from Basni Theda village to Jodhpur is 74 km. Pin code of Basni Theda village is 342603. Bhopalgarh is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 5 km. District head quarter of the village is Jodhpur which is 74 km away.


The village is home to 277 people, among them 127 (46%) are male and 150 (54%) are female. 77% of the whole population are from general caste, 23% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Basni Theda village is 18%, among them 48% are boys and 52% are girls. There are 49 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -98.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 19 thousand. Female population growth rate of the village is -98.4% which is 0.3% higher than male population growth rate of -98.7%. General caste population has decreased by -98.6%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -98.3% and child population has decreased by -98.7% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1181 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1098, in schedule caste is 1520. There are 1083 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 255 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 163 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 125 people in the village are literate, among them 71 are male and 54 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Basni Theda is 55%. 69% of male and 44% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 2%. Male literacy has gone down by -4% and female literacy rate has gone up by 11%.

Workers profile

Basni Theda has 44% (121) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 48% male and 40% female population are working population. 46% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 40% of total female population are main and 0% are marginal workers.