Shiyal Village, with population of 7485 is Bavla sub district's the 2nd most populous village, located in Bavla sub district of Ahmadabad district in the state Gujarat in India. Total geographical area of Shiyal village is 73 km2 and it is the biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 102 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Bavla and distance from Shiyal village to Bavla is 36 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Shiyal village is 382230. The village comes under Shiyal panchayat. Bavla is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 36 km. District head quarter of the village is Ahmadabad which is 70 km away. 0.04 square kilometer (0%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 7485 people, among them 3883 (52%) are male and 3602 (48%) are female. 45% of the whole population are from general caste, 2% are from schedule caste and 53% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Shiyal village is 18%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 1361 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Shiyal

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 7,485 3,367 187 3,931 1,344
Male 3,883 1,765 96 2,022 719
Female 3,602 1,602 91 1,909 625

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 28.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 5805. Female population growth rate of the village is 29.8% which is 1.6% higher than male population growth rate of 28.2%. General caste population has increased by 19.3%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -19.4%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 42.9% and child population has increased by 29.2% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Shiyal

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 28.9% 19.3% -19.4% 42.9% 29.2%
Male 28.2% 16.6% -20% 44.9% 31.7%
Female 29.8% 22.5% -18.8% 40.8% 26.5%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 928 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 908, in schedule caste is 948 and in schedule tribe is 944. There are 869 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 12 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 36 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Shiyal

Total General SC ST Child
Change 12 44 15 -28 -36
2011 928 908 948 944 869
2001 916 864 933 972 905

Literacy

Total 3212 people in the village are literate, among them 2046 are male and 1166 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Shiyal is 52%. 65% of male and 39% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 3%. Male literacy has gone down by 0% and female literacy rate has gone up by 7%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Shiyal

Total Male Female
Change 3.2% -0.1% 7.3%
2011 52.3% 64.7% 39.2%
2001 49.1% 64.8% 31.9%

Workers profile

Shiyal has 51% (3806) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 55% male and 47% female population are working population. 51% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 21% of total female population are main and 26% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Shiyal

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 50.8% 36.4% 14.5% 49.2%
Male 54.5% 50.9% 3.7% 45.5%
Female 46.9% 20.7% 26.1% 53.1%