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.

Demographics

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.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Matharani Sound

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 533 499 0 34 159
Male 273 253 0 20 74
Female 260 246 0 14 85

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.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Matharani Sound

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 50 52 0 21 67
Male 46 50 0 11 54
Female 54 55 0 40 81

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.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Matharani Sound

Total General SC ST Child
Change 48 31 0 144 170
2011 952 972 0 700 1,149
2001 904 941 0 556 979

Literacy

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%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Matharani Sound

Total Male Female
Change 3 7 -1
2011 44 62 24
2001 41 55 25

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.

Percentage of working population - Matharani Sound

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 55 22 33 45
Male 57 41 16 43
Female 52 1 52 48