Daskroi Taluka, with population of about 3.2 lakh is Ahmadabad district's the 2nd most populous sub district, located in Ahmadabad district of the state Gujarat in India. There are 54 villages in the sub district, among them Kuha is the most populous village with population of about 10 thousand and Lalpur is the least populous village with population of 558. Kasindra is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 20 km2 and Ropda is the smallest with 1 km2.

There are 6 cities in the sub district which comes under the sub district administration, those are - Ahmadabad and Ahmadabad Municipal Corporation and Out Growths; Bopal, Singarva and Nandej Census Towns and Bareja Municipality.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 3.2 lakh people, among them about 1.7 lakh (52%) are male and about 1.6 lakh (48%) are female. 92% of the whole population are from general caste, 7% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Daskroi taluka is 13%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are about 67 thousand households in the sub district and an average 5 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 58% (about 1.9 lakh) live in Daskroi Sub District rural part and 42% (about 1.4 lakh) population live in the Daskroi Sub District urban part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Daskroi

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 321,817 294,866 22,308 4,643 42,904
Male 166,727 152,530 11,740 2,457 23,004
Female 155,090 142,336 10,568 2,186 19,900

Most populated Villages and Cities in Daskroi

Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population
Kuha 10102 Ahmadabad 55987
Aslali 8214 Ahmadabad 55987
Kasindra 8003 Bopal 37635
Bhuvaldi 7279 Bareja 19690
Vanch 6674 Singarva 12547
Jetalpur 6516 Nandej 9176
Bhat 5858
Dhamatvan 5782
Gatrad 5560
Pasunj 5145

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 96% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 2% of the total population and Christians are the third largest religious community here with 1% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 930 in Muslims are 951 and in Christians are 975.

Religion wise population 2011 - Daskroi

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 321,817 310,291 7,380 1,965 477 55 1,382 47 220
Male 166,727 160,793 3,782 995 256 31 704 23 143
Female 155,090 149,498 3,598 970 221 24 678 24 77

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has decreased by -92.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 42.2 lakh. Female population growth rate of the sub district is -92.2% which is 0.4% higher than male population growth rate of -92.6%. General caste population has decreased by -92.1%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -95.2%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -88.3% and child population has decreased by -91.8% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Daskroi

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -92.4% -92.1% -95.2% -88.3% -91.8%
Male -92.6% -92.3% -95.2% -88.4% -92%
Female -92.2% -91.8% -95.1% -88.2% -91.6%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 930 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 933, in schedule caste is 900 and in schedule tribe is 890. There are 865 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the sub district. Overall sex ratio in the sub district has increased by 45 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 - Daskroi

Total General SC ST Child
Change 45 48 11 17 40
2011 930 933 900 890 865
2001 885 885 889 873 825

Villages and Cities with highest sex ratio in Daskroi

Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Chavlaj 1037 Nandej 920
Navarangpura 1021 Bopal 918
Chandial 1021 Bareja 913
Kaniyel 1013 Singarva 904
Geratnagar 1012 Ahmadabad 899
Undrel 1002 Ahmadabad 899
Khodiyar 996
Pasunj 991
Bharkunda 990
Barejadi 985

Literacy

Total about 2.3 lakh people in the sub district are literate, among them about 1.3 lakh are male and about 99 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Daskroi is 82%. 90% of male and 73% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has decreased by -2%. Male literacy has gone down by 0% and female literacy rate has gone down by -4%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Daskroi

Total Male Female
Change -2.2% -0.2% -4.1%
2011 81.7% 89.6% 73.2%
2001 83.9% 89.8% 77.3%

Villages and Cities with highest literacy rate in Daskroi

Villages Cities
Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate %
Geratnagar 92 Bopal 94
Bibipur 91 Nandej 86
Geratpur 89 Ahmadabad 85
Vahelal 88 Ahmadabad 85
Badodara 85 Bareja 81
Bhavda 85 Singarva 81
Pardhol 84
Jetalpur 83
Zanu 83
Naz 83

Workers profile

Daskroi has 37% (about 1.2 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 57% male and 15% female population are working population. 53% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 9% of total female population are main and 6% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Daskroi

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 36.8% 31.6% 5.2% 63.2%
Male 57.3% 52.9% 4.4% 42.7%
Female 14.7% 8.7% 6% 85.3%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Daskroi

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Kasindra 20.3 Bareja 20.4
Kuha 20.2 Nandej 9.1
Visalpur 17.5 Bopal 5.7
Bhat 15.8 Singarva 3.8
Paldi Kankaj 14.3
Mahijda 13.9
Gatrad 13.4
Jetalpur 12.9
Bhavda 12.4
Dhamatvan 12