Naliya Village, with population of about 11 thousand is Abdasa sub district's the most populous village, located in Abdasa sub district of Kachchh district in the state Gujarat in India. Total geographical area of Naliya village is 74 km2 and it is the 2nd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 154 persons per km2.

Nearest railway station is Naliya which is within the village. Nearest town of the village is Bhuj and distance from Naliya village to Bhuj is 92 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Naliya village is 370655. The village comes under Naliya panchayat. Naliya is the sub district head quarter of the village. District head quarter of the village is Bhuj which is 92 km away. 0.05 square kilometer (0%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to about 11 thousand people, among them 5898 (52%) are male and 5517 (48%) are female. 92% of the whole population are from general caste, 7% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Naliya village is 15%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 2395 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Naliya

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 11,415 10,490 856 69 1,719
Male 5,898 5,450 410 38 921
Female 5,517 5,040 446 31 798

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 27.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 8968. Female population growth rate of the village is 27.1% which is -0.4% lower than male population growth rate of 27.5%. General caste population has increased by 38.9%; Schedule caste population has increased by 14%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -89.6% and child population has increased by 32.1% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Naliya

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 27.3% 38.9% 14% -89.6% 32.1%
Male 27.5% 39.1% 7% -88.3% 30.1%
Female 27.1% 38.6% 21.2% -90.8% 34.6%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 935 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 925, in schedule caste is 1088 and in schedule tribe is 816. There are 866 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 4 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 28 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Naliya

Total General SC ST Child
Change -4 -4 127 -218 28
2011 935 925 1088 816 866
2001 939 929 961 1034 838

Literacy

Total 6895 people in the village are literate, among them 3914 are male and 2981 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Naliya is 71%. 79% of male and 63% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by -2%. Male literacy has gone down by -3% and female literacy rate has gone down by 0%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Naliya

Total Male Female
Change -1.8% -3.8% 0.3%
2011 71.1% 78.6% 63.2%
2001 72.9% 82.4% 62.9%

Workers profile

Naliya has 31% (3487) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 52% male and 7% female population are working population. 50% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 5% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Naliya

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 30.5% 28.3% 2.3% 69.5%
Male 52.4% 50.4% 1.9% 47.6%
Female 7.2% 4.6% 2.6% 92.8%