Adhoi (Pasakayara) Village, with population of about 11 thousand is Bhachau sub district's the most populous village, located in Bhachau sub district of Kachchh district in the state Gujarat in India. Total geographical area of Adhoi (Pasakayara) village is 51 km2 and it is the 10th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 213 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Bhachau and distance from Adhoi (Pasakayara) village to Bhachau is 21 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Adhoi (Pasakayara) village is 370135. The village comes under Adhoi (pasakayara) panchayat. Bhachau is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 21 km. District head quarter of the village is Bhuj which is 110 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to about 11 thousand people, among them 5453 (51%) are male and 5341 (49%) are female. 78% of the whole population are from general caste, 21% are from schedule caste and 2% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Adhoi (Pasakayara) village is 17%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 2401 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Adhoi (Pasakayara)

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 10,794 8,382 2,230 182 1,794
Male 5,453 4,204 1,154 95 910
Female 5,341 4,178 1,076 87 884

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 24.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 8683. Female population growth rate of the village is 25% which is 1.3% higher than male population growth rate of 23.7%. General caste population has increased by 64%; Schedule caste population has increased by 53.7%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -91.4% and child population has increased by 24.8% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Adhoi (Pasakayara)

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 24.3% 64% 53.7% -91.4% 24.8%
Male 23.7% 64.9% 53.5% -91.4% 17.7%
Female 25% 63.1% 53.9% -91.4% 33.1%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 979 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 994, in schedule caste is 932 and in schedule tribe is 916. There are 971 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 10 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 112 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Adhoi (Pasakayara)

Total General SC ST Child
Change 10 -11 2 3 112
2011 979 994 932 916 971
2001 969 1005 930 913 859

Literacy

Total 5506 people in the village are literate, among them 3356 are male and 2150 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Adhoi (Pasakayara) is 61%. 74% of male and 48% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 8%. Male literacy has gone up by 6% and female literacy rate has gone up by 11%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Adhoi (Pasakayara)

Total Male Female
Change 8.4% 5.9% 10.7%
2011 61.2% 73.9% 48.2%
2001 52.8% 68% 37.5%

Workers profile

Adhoi (Pasakayara) has 31% (3387) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 51% male and 12% female population are working population. 47% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 5% of total female population are main and 7% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Adhoi (Pasakayara)

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 31.4% 26.3% 5.1% 68.6%
Male 50.7% 47.4% 3.3% 49.3%
Female 11.7% 4.8% 6.9% 88.3%