Bavla Municipality And Out Growth, with population of about 42 thousand is Bavla sub district's only municipality and out growth located in Bavla sub district of Ahmadabad district in the state Gujarat in India. Total geographical area of Bavla municipality and out growth is 47 km2. Population density of the city is 910 persons per km2. There are 11 wards in the city, among them Bavla Ward No 02 is the most populous ward with population of 7514 and Bavla Ward No 01 is the least populous ward with population of 2934.

Nearest railway station is Bavla which is within the city. Bavla is the sub district head quarter of the city. District head quarter of the city is Ahmadabad which is 32 km away. Gandhinagar is the state head quarter of the city and is 61 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the city is 595 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 45.5°C and minimum temperature goes down to 20.5°C.

Demographics

The city is home to about 42 thousand people, among them about 22 thousand (53%) are male and about 20 thousand (47%) are female. 89% of the whole population are from general caste, 11% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bavla municipality and out growth is 12%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 9089 households in the city and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Bavla

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 42,458 37,836 4,525 97 5,058
Male 22,341 19,912 2,372 57 2,743
Female 20,117 17,924 2,153 40 2,315

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 94% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the city followed by Muslims which contribute 5% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 899 in Muslims are 938.

Religion wise population 2011 - Bavla

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 42,458 39,987 2,126 50 12 2 244 0 37
Male 22,341 21,059 1,097 29 6 1 131 0 18
Female 20,117 18,928 1,029 21 6 1 113 0 19

Growth of population

Population of the city has increased by 37.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 31 thousand. Female population growth rate of the city is 38.7% which is 2.2% higher than male population growth rate of 36.5%. General caste population has increased by 36.6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 54.6%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -59.2% and child population has increased by 19.5% in the city since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Bavla

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 37.5% 36.6% 54.6% -59.2% 19.5%
Male 36.5% 35.7% 52.1% -57.5% 16.9%
Female 38.7% 37.5% 57.6% -61.5% 22.7%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 900 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 900, in schedule caste is 908 and in schedule tribe is 702. There are 844 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the city. Overall sex ratio in the city has increased by 14 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 40 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Bavla

Total General SC ST Child
Change 14 12 32 -74 40
2011 900 900 908 702 844
2001 886 888 876 776 804

Literacy

Total about 32 thousand people in the city are literate, among them about 18 thousand are male and about 14 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Bavla is 85%. 91% of male and 78% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the city has increased by 7%. Male literacy has gone up by 4% and female literacy rate has gone up by 9%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Bavla

Total Male Female
Change 6.3% 4.2% 8.8%
2011 84.8% 91.3% 77.7%
2001 78.5% 87.1% 68.9%

Workers profile

Bavla has 37% (about 16 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 58% male and 13% female population are working population. 55% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 10% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Bavla

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 36.6% 33.8% 2.8% 63.4%
Male 57.6% 55.1% 2.6% 42.4%
Female 13.3% 10.3% 3% 86.7%