Fulay Village, with population of 1839 is Nakhatrana sub district's the 22nd most populous village, located in Nakhatrana sub district of Kachchh district in the state Gujarat in India. Total geographical area of Fulay village is 116 km2 and it is the 2nd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 16 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Bhuj and distance from Fulay village to Bhuj is 70 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Fulay village is 370665. The village comes under Fulay panchayat. Nakhatrana is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 25 km. District head quarter of the village is Bhuj which is 70 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 1839 people, among them 932 (51%) are male and 907 (49%) are female. 100% of the whole population are from general caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Fulay village is 17%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 415 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Fulay

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,839 1,839 0 0 312
Male 932 932 0 0 164
Female 907 907 0 0 148

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 33.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1381. Female population growth rate of the village is 38.3% which is 9.7% higher than male population growth rate of 28.6%. General caste population has increased by 35% and child population has increased by 41.2% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Fulay

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 33.2% 35% 0% -100% 41.2%
Male 28.6% 30% 0% -100% 36.7%
Female 38.3% 40.6% 0% -100% 46.5%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 973 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 973,. There are 902 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 68 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 60 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Fulay

Total General SC ST Child
Change 68 73 0 -1375 60
2011 973 973 0 0 902
2001 905 900 0 1375 842

Literacy

Total 779 people in the village are literate, among them 479 are male and 300 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Fulay is 51%. 62% of male and 40% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 20%. Male literacy has gone up by 18% and female literacy rate has gone up by 23%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Fulay

Total Male Female
Change 19.8% 18.6% 22.0%
2011 51% 62.4% 39.5%
2001 31.2% 43.8% 17.5%

Workers profile

Fulay has 41% (745) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 59% male and 22% female population are working population. 52% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 13% of total female population are main and 8% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Fulay

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 40.5% 33.1% 7.4% 59.5%
Male 58.9% 52.4% 6.5% 41.1%
Female 21.6% 13.3% 8.3% 78.4%