Varsamedi Village, with population of about 11 thousand is Anjar sub district's the 2nd most populous village, located in Anjar sub district of Kachchh district in the state Gujarat in India. Total geographical area of Varsamedi village is 44 km2 and it is the 3rd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 243 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Anjar and distance from Varsamedi village to Anjar is 7 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Varsamedi village is 370110. The village comes under Varsamedi panchayat. Anjar is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 7 km. District head quarter of the village is Bhuj which is 52 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to about 11 thousand people, among them 6546 (61%) are male and 4108 (39%) are female. 91% of the whole population are from general caste, 7% are from schedule caste and 2% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Varsamedi village is 15%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 2826 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Varsamedi

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 10,654 9,642 783 229 1,580
Male 6,546 5,967 453 126 835
Female 4,108 3,675 330 103 745

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 397.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2143. Female population growth rate of the village is 291.6% which is -206.8% lower than male population growth rate of 498.4%. General caste population has increased by 432.1%; Schedule caste population has increased by 234.6%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 136.1% and child population has increased by 380.2% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Varsamedi

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 397.2% 432.1% 234.6% 136.1% 380.2%
Male 498.4% 543% 290.5% 152% 371.8%
Female 291.6% 315.7% 179.7% 119.1% 390.1%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 628 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 616, in schedule caste is 728 and in schedule tribe is 817. There are 892 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has decreased by 331 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 33 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Varsamedi

Total General SC ST Child
Change -331 -337 -289 -123 33
2011 628 616 728 817 892
2001 959 953 1017 940 859

Literacy

Total 7470 people in the village are literate, among them 5134 are male and 2336 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Varsamedi is 82%. 90% of male and 69% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 34%. Male literacy has gone up by 30% and female literacy rate has gone up by 35%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Varsamedi

Total Male Female
Change 34.8% 29.5% 35.2%
2011 82.3% 89.9% 69.5%
2001 47.5% 60.4% 34.3%

Workers profile

Varsamedi has 45% (4805) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 70% male and 6% female population are working population. 66% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 4% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Varsamedi

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 45.1% 42% 3.1% 54.9%
Male 69.8% 65.8% 4% 30.2%
Female 5.7% 4% 1.7% 94.3%