Ranpur Taluka, with population of about 93 thousand is Ahmadabad district's the 4th least populous sub district, located in Ahmadabad district of the state Gujarat in India. There are 33 villages in the sub district, among them Umrala is the most populous village with population of 5063 and Patna is the least populous village with population of 240. Khas is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 34 km2 and Derdi is the smallest with 4 km2.

There are 1 census towns in the sub district, those are - Ranpur Census Town.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 93 thousand people, among them about 48 thousand (51%) are male and about 45 thousand (49%) are female. 93% of the whole population are from general caste, 7% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Ranpur taluka is 15%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are about 17 thousand households in the sub district and an average 5 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 82% (about 76 thousand) live in Ranpur Sub District rural part and 18% (about 17 thousand) population live in the Ranpur Sub District urban part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Ranpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 92,926 86,501 6,353 72 13,979
Male 47,717 44,392 3,285 40 7,346
Female 45,209 42,109 3,068 32 6,633

Most populated Villages and Cities in Ranpur

Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population
Umrala 5063 Ranpur 16944
Dharpipla 4227
Jalila 4174
Khas 4133
Alau 4085
Sundariyana 3655
Alampur 3440
Kundli 3428
Moti Vavdi 3217
Devaliya 3064

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 90% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 10% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 946 in Muslims are 960.

Religion wise population 2011 - Ranpur

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 92,926 83,313 8,991 60 44 32 445 0 41
Male 47,717 42,808 4,588 30 22 21 222 0 26
Female 45,209 40,505 4,403 30 22 11 223 0 15

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 22.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 76 thousand. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 22.9% which is 1.6% higher than male population growth rate of 21.3%. General caste population has increased by 23%; Schedule caste population has increased by 11%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -8.9% and child population has increased by 5.6% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Ranpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 22.1% 23% 11% -8.9% 5.6%
Male 21.3% 22.1% 12.5% -7% 7.1%
Female 22.9% 24% 9.3% -11.1% 4.1%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 947 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 949, in schedule caste is 934 and in schedule tribe is 800. There are 903 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 11 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 25 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Ranpur

Total General SC ST Child
Change 11 15 -27 -37 -25
2011 947 949 934 800 903
2001 936 934 961 837 928

Villages and Cities with highest sex ratio in Ranpur

Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Devgana 1016 Ranpur 944
Vejalka 1012
Nani Vavdi 986
Malanpur 983
Gunda 982
Bagad 981
Charanki 979
Baraniya 973
Khokharnesh 971
Umrala 965

Literacy

Total about 55 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 32 thousand are male and about 22 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Ranpur is 69%. 80% of male and 58% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 13%. Male literacy has gone up by 10% and female literacy rate has gone up by 17%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Ranpur

Total Male Female
Change 13.5% 10.0% 17.4%
2011 69.4% 80.2% 58.1%
2001 55.9% 70.2% 40.7%

Villages and Cities with highest literacy rate in Ranpur

Villages Cities
Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate %
Devgana 78 Ranpur 81
Kinara 78
Baraniya 75
Bubavav 74
Nani Vavdi 74
Patna 74
Moti Vavdi 73
Bagad 73
Sundariyana 73
Godhawata 71

Workers profile

Ranpur has 39% (about 36 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 55% male and 21% female population are working population. 49% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 10% of total female population are main and 11% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Ranpur

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 38.5% 30% 8.5% 61.5%
Male 54.7% 48.8% 6% 45.3%
Female 21.4% 10.1% 11.3% 78.6%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Ranpur

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Khas 33.7 Ranpur 23.5
Alau 27.5
Sundariyana 24.7
Jalila 23.8
Umrala 21.1
Moti Vavdi 17.5
Bagad 16.5
Gunda 15.8
Devaliya 15.7
Kundli 13.2