Budhatala Village, with population of 1160 is Sheo sub district's the 51st most populous village, located in Sheo sub district of Barmer district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Budhatala village is 20 km2 and it is the 116th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 58 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Barmer and distance from Budhatala village to Barmer is 83 km. Pin code of Budhatala village is 344701. Sheo is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 35 km. District head quarter of the village is Barmer which is 83 km away.


The village is home to 1160 people, among them 575 (50%) are male and 585 (50%) are female. 93% of the whole population are from general caste, 7% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Budhatala village is 20%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are 180 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 45% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 800. Female population growth rate of the village is 53.9% which is 17% higher than male population growth rate of 36.9%. General caste population has increased by 35.5% and child population has increased by 58.4% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1017 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1007, in schedule caste is 1171. There are 983 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 112 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 4 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 598 people in the village are literate, among them 348 are male and 250 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Budhatala is 65%. 76% of male and 53% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by 1%. Male literacy has gone down by -1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 5%.

Workers profile

Budhatala has 33% (382) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 46% male and 20% female population are working population. 44% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 18% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.