Geratnagar Village, with population of 867 is Daskroi sub district's the 4th least populous village, located in Daskroi sub district of Ahmadabad district in the state Gujarat in India. Total geographical area of Geratnagar village is 3 km2 and it is the 11th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 278 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Ahmadabad and distance from Geratnagar village to Ahmadabad is 10 km. Pin code of Geratnagar village is 382445. The village comes under Geratnagar panchayat. Ahmadabad is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 10 km. District head quarter of the village is Ahmadabad which is 10 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 867 people, among them 431 (50%) are male and 436 (50%) are female. 98% of the whole population are from general caste and 2% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Geratnagar village is 19%, among them 46% are boys and 54% are girls. There are 178 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Geratnagar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 867 853 0 14 169
Male 431 422 0 9 77
Female 436 431 0 5 92

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 18.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 732. Female population growth rate of the village is 24.6% which is 11.8% higher than male population growth rate of 12.8%. General caste population has increased by 16.5% and child population has increased by 23.4% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Geratnagar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 18.4% 16.5% 0% 0% 23.4%
Male 12.8% 10.5% 0% 0% 4.1%
Female 24.6% 23.1% 0% 0% 46%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1012 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1021, and in schedule tribe is 556. There are 1195 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 96 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 344 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Geratnagar

Total General SC ST Child
Change 96 105 0 556 344
2011 1012 1021 0 556 1195
2001 916 916 0 0 851

Literacy

Total 639 people in the village are literate, among them 336 are male and 303 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Geratnagar is 92%. 95% of male and 88% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 44%. Male literacy has gone up by 34% and female literacy rate has gone up by 54%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Geratnagar

Total Male Female
Change 43.6% 34.2% 54.0%
2011 91.5% 94.9% 88.1%
2001 47.9% 60.7% 34.1%

Workers profile

Geratnagar has 31% (267) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 61% male and 1% female population are working population. 60% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 0% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 1% of total female population are main and 0% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Geratnagar

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 30.8% 30.6% 0.2% 69.2%
Male 60.6% 60.3% 0.2% 39.4%
Female 1.4% 1.1% 0.2% 98.6%