Matharani Sound Village, with population of 533 is Sheo sub district's the 116th least populous village, located in Sheo sub district of Barmer district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Matharani Sound village is 9 km2 and it is the 39th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 63 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Barmer and distance from Matharani Sound village to Barmer is 110 km. Pin code of Matharani Sound village is 344501. Sheo is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 110 km. District head quarter of the village is Barmer which is 110 km away.


The village is home to 533 people, among them 273 (51%) are male and 260 (49%) are female. 94% of the whole population are from general caste and 6% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Matharani Sound village is 30%, among them 47% are boys and 53% are girls. There are 79 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 49.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 356. Female population growth rate of the village is 53.8% which is 7.8% higher than male population growth rate of 46%. General caste population has increased by 52.1%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 21.4% and child population has increased by 67.4% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 952 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 972, and in schedule tribe is 700. There are 1149 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 48 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 170 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 166 people in the village are literate, among them 124 are male and 42 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Matharani Sound is 44%. 62% of male and 24% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 3%. Male literacy has gone up by 7% and female literacy rate has gone down by -1%.

Workers profile

Matharani Sound has 55% (292) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 57% male and 52% female population are working population. 41% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 16% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 1% of total female population are main and 52% are marginal workers.