Geratpur Village, with population of 2021 is Daskroi sub district's the 15th least populous village, located in Daskroi sub district of Ahmadabad district in the state Gujarat in India. Total geographical area of Geratpur village is 1 km2 and it is the 4th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1475 persons per km2.

Nearest railway station is Geratpur which is within the village. Nearest town of the village is Ahmadabad and distance from Geratpur village to Ahmadabad is 12 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Geratpur village is 382435. The village comes under Geratpur panchayat. Ahmadabad is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 12 km. District head quarter of the village is Ahmadabad which is 12 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 2021 people, among them 1061 (52%) are male and 960 (48%) are female. 87% of the whole population are from general caste, 12% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Geratpur village is 11%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 460 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Geratpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,021 1,749 248 24 220
Male 1,061 912 137 12 115
Female 960 837 111 12 105

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 4.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1941. Female population growth rate of the village is 2.7% which is -2.8% lower than male population growth rate of 5.5%. General caste population has increased by 2%; Schedule caste population has increased by 16.4%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 71.4% and child population has decreased by -6.4% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Geratpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 4.1% 2% 16.4% 71.4% -6.4%
Male 5.5% 3.2% 18.1% 100% -8.7%
Female 2.7% 0.8% 14.4% 50% -3.7%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 905 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 918, in schedule caste is 810 and in schedule tribe is 1000. There are 913 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 24 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 48 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Geratpur

Total General SC ST Child
Change -24 -21 -26 -333 48
2011 905 918 810 1000 913
2001 929 939 836 1333 865

Literacy

Total 1600 people in the village are literate, among them 893 are male and 707 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Geratpur is 89%. 94% of male and 83% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 5%. Male literacy has gone up by 2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 7%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Geratpur

Total Male Female
Change 4.7% 2.4% 7.0%
2011 88.8% 94.4% 82.7%
2001 84.1% 92% 75.7%

Workers profile

Geratpur has 36% (723) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 57% male and 12% female population are working population. 53% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 9% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Geratpur

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 35.8% 32.3% 3.5% 64.2%
Male 57.1% 53.3% 3.8% 42.9%
Female 12.2% 9.1% 3.1% 87.8%