Khamidana Village, with population of 1555 is Barwala sub district's the 10th least populous village, located in Barwala sub district of Ahmadabad district in the state Gujarat in India. Total geographical area of Khamidana village is 10 km2 and it is the 11th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 149 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Barwala and distance from Khamidana village to Barwala is 4 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Khamidana village is 382450. The village comes under Khamidana panchayat. Barwala is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 4 km. District head quarter of the village is Ahmadabad which is 136 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 1555 people, among them 765 (49%) are male and 790 (51%) are female. 97% of the whole population are from general caste, 3% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Khamidana village is 14%, among them 49% are boys and 51% are girls. There are 283 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Khamidana

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,555 1,514 41 0 217
Male 765 739 26 0 107
Female 790 775 15 0 110

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 19.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1305. Female population growth rate of the village is 24.6% which is 10.6% higher than male population growth rate of 14%. General caste population has increased by 19.2%; Schedule caste population has increased by 17.1% and child population has decreased by -27.2% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Khamidana

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 19.2% 19.2% 17.1% 0% -27.2%
Male 14% 13.2% 44.4% 0% -25.7%
Female 24.6% 25.6% -11.8% 0% -28.6%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1033 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1049, in schedule caste is 577. There are 1028 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 88 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 41 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Khamidana

Total General SC ST Child
Change 88 104 -367 0 -41
2011 1033 1049 577 0 1028
2001 945 945 944 0 1069

Literacy

Total 965 people in the village are literate, among them 566 are male and 399 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Khamidana is 72%. 86% of male and 59% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 7%. Male literacy has gone up by 2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 15%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Khamidana

Total Male Female
Change 6.9% 1.7% 14.3%
2011 72.1% 86% 58.7%
2001 65.2% 84.3% 44.4%

Workers profile

Khamidana has 28% (442) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 51% male and 7% female population are working population. 51% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 0% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 6% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Khamidana

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 28.4% 28% 0.4% 71.6%
Male 51% 51% 0% 49%
Female 6.6% 5.8% 0.8% 93.4%