Bhangadh Village, with population of 2330 is Dhandhuka sub district's the 17th most populous village, located in Dhandhuka sub district of Ahmadabad district in the state Gujarat in India. Total geographical area of Bhangadh village is 83 km2 and it is the 3rd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 28 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Botad and distance from Bhangadh village to Botad is 14 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Bhangadh village is 382455. The village comes under Bhangadh panchayat. Dhandhuka is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 45 km. District head quarter of the village is Ahmadabad which is 70 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 2330 people, among them 1247 (54%) are male and 1083 (46%) are female. 98% of the whole population are from general caste, 2% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bhangadh village is 15%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are 362 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Bhangadh

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,330 2,293 37 0 360
Male 1,247 1,229 18 0 180
Female 1,083 1,064 19 0 180

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 34.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1734. Female population growth rate of the village is 28.8% which is -10.8% lower than male population growth rate of 39.6%. General caste population has increased by 37.2%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -39.3% and child population has increased by 2% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Bhangadh

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 34.4% 37.2% -39.3% -100% 2%
Male 39.6% 42.7% -43.8% 0% 1.1%
Female 28.8% 31.4% -34.5% -100% 2.9%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 868 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 866, in schedule caste is 1056. There are 1000 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 74 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 17 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Bhangadh

Total General SC ST Child
Change -74 -75 150 0 17
2011 868 866 1056 0 1000
2001 942 941 906 0 983

Literacy

Total 1050 people in the village are literate, among them 723 are male and 327 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Bhangadh is 53%. 68% of male and 36% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 16%. Male literacy has gone up by 14% and female literacy rate has gone up by 18%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Bhangadh

Total Male Female
Change 16.5% 13.4% 18.3%
2011 53.3% 67.8% 36.2%
2001 36.8% 54.4% 17.9%

Workers profile

Bhangadh has 35% (825) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 45% male and 24% female population are working population. 41% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 23% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Bhangadh

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 35.4% 32.7% 2.7% 64.6%
Male 45.1% 40.9% 4.2% 54.9%
Female 24.3% 23.2% 1.1% 75.7%