Baroi Village, with population of about 15 thousand is Mundra sub district's the most populous village, located in Mundra sub district of Kachchh district in the state Gujarat in India. Total geographical area of Baroi village is 11 km2 and it is the 25th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1327 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Mundra and distance from Baroi village to Mundra is 2 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Baroi village is 370421. The village comes under Baroi panchayat. Mundra is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 2 km. District head quarter of the village is Bhuj which is 54 km away. 1.52 square kilometer (13%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to about 15 thousand people, among them 8318 (56%) are male and 6636 (44%) 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 Baroi village is 17%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 3856 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Baroi

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 14,954 13,562 1,068 324 2,602
Male 8,318 7,596 547 175 1,374
Female 6,636 5,966 521 149 1,228

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 445.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2741. Female population growth rate of the village is 393.4% which is -102.4% lower than male population growth rate of 495.8%. General caste population has increased by 509.3%; Schedule caste population has increased by 154.3%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 241.1% and child population has increased by 437.6% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Baroi

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 445.6% 509.3% 154.3% 241.1% 437.6%
Male 495.8% 562.2% 174.9% 250% 460.8%
Female 393.4% 452.9% 135.7% 231.1% 413.8%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 798 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 785, in schedule caste is 952 and in schedule tribe is 851. There are 894 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 165 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 82 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Baroi

Total General SC ST Child
Change -165 -156 -159 -49 -82
2011 798 785 952 851 894
2001 963 941 1111 900 976

Literacy

Total about 11 thousand people in the village are literate, among them 6341 are male and 4496 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Baroi is 88%. 91% of male and 83% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 22%. Male literacy has gone up by 16% and female literacy rate has gone up by 27%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Baroi

Total Male Female
Change 22.1% 16.4% 27.1%
2011 87.7% 91.3% 83.1%
2001 65.6% 74.9% 56%

Workers profile

Baroi has 40% (5960) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 65% male and 8% female population are working population. 63% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 6% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Baroi

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 39.9% 38% 1.9% 60.1%
Male 64.9% 63.2% 1.7% 35.1%
Female 8.5% 6.3% 2.2% 91.5%