Gamdi Census Town, with population of about 15 thousand is Anand sub district's the most populous census town located in Anand sub district of Anand district in the state Gujarat in India. Total geographical area of Gamdi census town is 6 km2 and it is the biggest census town by area in the sub district. Population density of the census town is 2545 persons per km2. There is only one ward in this census town which is Gamdi Ward No 01 and the population of Gamdi Ward No 01 is about 15 thousand.

Nearest railway station is Anand which is 3 km far from here. Anand is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the census town is 3 km. District head quarter of the census town is Anand which is 3 km away. Gandhinagar is the state head quarter of the census town and is 111 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the census town is 810 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 43°C and minimum temperature goes down to 14°C.

Demographics

The census town is home to about 15 thousand people, among them 7550 (52%) are male and 7032 (48%) are female. 87% of the whole population are from general caste, 7% are from schedule caste and 6% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Gamdi census town is 11%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 3111 households in the census town and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Gamdi

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 14,582 12,751 963 868 1,618
Male 7,550 6,635 474 441 876
Female 7,032 6,116 489 427 742

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 74% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the census town followed by Christians which contribute 17% of the total population and Muslims are the third largest religious community here with 8% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 922 in Christians are 996 and in Muslims are 918.

Religion wise population 2011 - Gamdi

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 14,582 10,797 1,222 2,447 29 4 19 0 64
Male 7,550 5,618 637 1,226 18 3 12 0 36
Female 7,032 5,179 585 1,221 11 1 7 0 28

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 931 females per 1000 male in the census town. Sex ratio in general caste is 922, in schedule caste is 1032 and in schedule tribe is 968. There are 847 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the census town.

Literacy

Total about 11 thousand people in the census town are literate, among them 6249 are male and 5108 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Gamdi is 88%. 94% of male and 81% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Gamdi has 34% (4978) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 54% male and 13% female population are working population. 52% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 11% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Gamdi

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 34.1% 32% 2.2% 65.9%
Male 53.8% 51.5% 2.2% 46.2%
Female 13.1% 10.9% 2.1% 86.9%