Kavitha Village, with population of 7591 is Bavla sub district's the most populous village, located in Bavla sub district of Ahmadabad district in the state Gujarat in India. Total geographical area of Kavitha village is 12 km2 and it is the 23rd smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 648 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Bavla and distance from Kavitha village to Bavla is 8 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Kavitha village is 382260. The village comes under Kavitha panchayat. Bavla is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 8 km. District head quarter of the village is Ahmadabad which is 35 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 7591 people, among them 3925 (52%) are male and 3666 (48%) are female. 80% of the whole population are from general caste, 20% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kavitha village is 13%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 1480 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kavitha

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 7,591 6,064 1,501 26 1,021
Male 3,925 3,119 791 15 545
Female 3,666 2,945 710 11 476

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 16.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 6539. Female population growth rate of the village is 18.8% which is 5.1% higher than male population growth rate of 13.7%. General caste population has increased by 18.4%; Schedule caste population has increased by 5.9% and child population has increased by 16.4% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kavitha

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 16.1% 18.4% 5.9% 0% 16.4%
Male 13.7% 15.7% 4.5% 0% 16.2%
Female 18.8% 21.3% 7.6% 0% 16.7%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 934 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 944, in schedule caste is 898 and in schedule tribe is 733. There are 873 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 40 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 3 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kavitha

Total General SC ST Child
Change 40 43 26 733 3
2011 934 944 898 733 873
2001 894 901 872 0 870

Literacy

Total 4601 people in the village are literate, among them 2692 are male and 1909 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kavitha is 70%. 80% of male and 60% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 3%. Male literacy has gone down by -1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 9%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kavitha

Total Male Female
Change 3.4% -1.1% 8.8%
2011 70% 79.6% 59.8%
2001 66.6% 80.7% 51%

Workers profile

Kavitha has 38% (2898) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 57% male and 18% female population are working population. 51% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 8% of total female population are main and 9% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kavitha

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 38.2% 30.7% 7.5% 61.8%
Male 57.2% 51.5% 5.7% 42.8%
Female 17.8% 8.4% 9.4% 82.2%