Dasna Dehat Village, with population of about 44 thousand is Ghaziabad sub district's the most populous village, located in Ghaziabad sub district of Ghaziabad district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Dasna Dehat village is 19 km2 and it is the biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 2310 persons per km2.

Nearest railway station is Dasna Dehat which is within the village. Pin code of Dasna Dehat village is 20103. The village comes under Dasna Dehat panchayat. Ghaziabad is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 8 km. District head quarter of the village is Ghaziabad which is 6 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to about 44 thousand people, among them about 25 thousand (57%) are male and about 19 thousand (43%) are female. 76% of the whole population are from general caste, 24% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Dasna Dehat village is 17%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 6883 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Dasna Dehat

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 43,722 33,252 10,431 39 7,281
Male 24,787 18,905 5,857 25 3,935
Female 18,935 14,347 4,574 14 3,346

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 92.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 23 thousand. Female population growth rate of the village is 96.6% which is 7.2% higher than male population growth rate of 89.4%. General caste population has increased by 113.6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 46% and child population has increased by 59.6% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Dasna Dehat

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 92.5% 113.6% 46% 0% 59.6%
Male 89.4% 107.8% 46.9% 0% 59.8%
Female 96.6% 121.6% 44.9% 0% 59.5%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 764 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 759, in schedule caste is 781 and in schedule tribe is 560. There are 850 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 28 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 2 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Dasna Dehat

Total General SC ST Child
Change 28 47 -11 560 -2
2011 764 759 781 560 850
2001 736 712 792 0 852

Literacy

Total about 26 thousand people in the village are literate, among them about 17 thousand are male and 9437 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Dasna Dehat is 72%. 80% of male and 61% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 17%. Male literacy has gone up by 14% and female literacy rate has gone up by 21%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Dasna Dehat

Total Male Female
Change 17.1% 14.8% 20.8%
2011 71.9% 80.3% 60.5%
2001 54.8% 65.5% 39.7%

Workers profile

Dasna Dehat has 36% (about 16 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 53% male and 14% female population are working population. 42% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 11% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 7% of total female population are main and 7% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Dasna Dehat

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 36% 27% 9.1% 64%
Male 52.8% 42.1% 10.7% 47.2%
Female 14.1% 7.1% 6.9% 85.9%