Soyla Village, with population of 2230 is Sanand sub district's the 25th least populous village, located in Sanand sub district of Ahmadabad district in the state Gujarat in India. Total geographical area of Soyla village is 6 km2 and it is the 12th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 405 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Sanand and distance from Soyla village to Sanand is 3 km. Pin code of Soyla village is 382110. The village comes under Soyla panchayat. Sanand is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 3 km. District head quarter of the village is Ahmadabad which is 27 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 2230 people, among them 1098 (49%) are male and 1132 (51%) are female. 94% of the whole population are from general caste, 6% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Soyla village is 18%, among them 47% are boys and 53% are girls. There are 422 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Soyla

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,230 2,095 135 0 394
Male 1,098 1,029 69 0 187
Female 1,132 1,066 66 0 207

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 24.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1793. Female population growth rate of the village is 28.6% which is 8.3% higher than male population growth rate of 20.3%. General caste population has increased by 25.3%; Schedule caste population has increased by 12.5% and child population has increased by 15.5% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Soyla

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 24.4% 25.3% 12.5% -100% 15.5%
Male 20.3% 20.8% 13.1% 0% 14%
Female 28.6% 30% 11.9% -100% 16.9%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1031 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1036, in schedule caste is 957. There are 1107 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 67 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 - Soyla

Total General SC ST Child
Change 67 74 -10 0 28
2011 1031 1036 957 0 1107
2001 964 962 967 0 1079

Literacy

Total 1182 people in the village are literate, among them 751 are male and 431 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Soyla is 64%. 82% of male and 47% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 11%. Male literacy has gone up by 5% and female literacy rate has gone up by 18%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Soyla

Total Male Female
Change 11.0% 5.9% 17.7%
2011 64.4% 82.4% 46.6%
2001 53.4% 76.5% 28.9%

Workers profile

Soyla has 41% (917) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 60% male and 23% female population are working population. 56% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 14% of total female population are main and 9% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Soyla

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 41.1% 34.7% 6.5% 58.9%
Male 59.7% 55.8% 3.9% 40.3%
Female 23.1% 14.1% 8.9% 76.9%