Sanand Municipality And Out Growth, with population of about 96 thousand is Sanand sub district's only municipality and out growth located in Sanand sub district of Ahmadabad district in the state Gujarat in India. Total geographical area of Sanand municipality and out growth is 158 km2. Population density of the city is 608 persons per km2. There are 23 wards in the city, among them Changodar (og) Ward No 19 (rural Mdds Code:511624) is the most populous ward with population of 7873 and Sanand (rural) (gibpura) (og) Ward No 10 (rural Mdds Code:511622) is the least populous ward with population of 1872.

Nearest railway station is Sanand which is within the city. Sanand is the sub district head quarter of the city. District head quarter of the city is Ahmadabad which is 25 km away. Gandhinagar is the state head quarter of the city and is 45 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the city is 852 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 46°C and minimum temperature goes down to 12°C.

Demographics

The city is home to about 96 thousand people, among them about 51 thousand (53%) are male and about 45 thousand (47%) are female. 85% of the whole population are from general caste, 13% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Sanand municipality and out growth is 13%, among them 55% are boys and 45% are girls. There are about 20 thousand households in the city and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Sanand

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 95,890 81,938 12,783 1,169 12,828
Male 50,559 43,119 6,786 654 7,042
Female 45,331 38,819 5,997 515 5,786

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 93% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the city followed by Muslims which contribute 6% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 890 in Muslims are 990.

Religion wise population 2011 - Sanand

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 95,890 89,526 5,599 195 42 17 442 4 65
Male 50,559 47,358 2,814 91 30 8 225 2 31
Female 45,331 42,168 2,785 104 12 9 217 2 34

Growth of population

Population of the city has increased by 195.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 32 thousand. Female population growth rate of the city is 197.5% which is 3.2% higher than male population growth rate of 194.3%. General caste population has increased by 192.2%; Schedule caste population has increased by 195.8%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 1915.5% and child population has increased by 187.9% in the city since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Sanand

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 195.8% 192.2% 195.8% 1915.5% 187.9%
Male 194.3% 190% 198.2% 1943.8% 181.3%
Female 197.5% 194.8% 193.1% 1880.8% 196.4%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 897 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 900, in schedule caste is 884 and in schedule tribe is 787. There are 822 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the city. Overall sex ratio in the city has increased by 10 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 42 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Sanand

Total General SC ST Child
Change 10 15 -15 -26 42
2011 897 900 884 787 822
2001 887 885 899 813 780

Literacy

Total about 68 thousand people in the city are literate, among them about 40 thousand are male and about 29 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Sanand is 82%. 91% of male and 73% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the city has decreased by 0%. Male literacy has gone down by 1% and female literacy rate has gone down by 0%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Sanand

Total Male Female
Change 0.7% 1.3% 0.1%
2011 82.4% 90.9% 73%
2001 81.7% 89.6% 72.9%

Workers profile

Sanand has 35% (about 34 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 56% male and 12% female population are working population. 53% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 9% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Sanand

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 35.2% 32.2% 3% 64.8%
Male 56.2% 53.1% 3% 43.8%
Female 11.9% 8.9% 3% 88.1%