Jawaharnagar (Gujarat Refinery) Census Town, with population of 3417 is Vadodara sub district's the least populous census town located in Vadodara sub district of Vadodara district in the state Gujarat in India. Total geographical area of Jawaharnagar (Gujarat Refinery) census town is 7 km2 and it is the 2nd biggest census town by area in the sub district. Population density of the census town is 492 persons per km2. There is only one ward in this census town which is Jawaharnagar (gujarat Refinery) Ward No 01 and the population of Jawaharnagar (gujarat Refinery) Ward No 01 is 3417.

Nearest railway station is Bajwa which is 3 km far from here. Vadodara is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the census town is 6 km. District head quarter of the census town is Vadodara which is 6 km away. Gandhinagar is the state head quarter of the census town and is 133 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the census town is 764.9 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 43.4°C and minimum temperature goes down to 7.6°C.

Demographics

The census town is home to 3417 people, among them 1878 (55%) are male and 1539 (45%) are female. 96% of the whole population are from general caste, 3% are from schedule caste and 2% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Jawaharnagar (Gujarat Refinery) census town is 12%, among them 55% are boys and 45% are girls. There are 884 households in the census town and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Jawaharnagar (Gujarat Refinery)

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 3,417 3,269 91 57 412
Male 1,878 1,800 47 31 226
Female 1,539 1,469 44 26 186

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 93% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the census town followed by Muslims which contribute 4% of the total population and Christians are the third largest religious community here with 2% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 814 in Muslims are 851 and in Christians are 906.

Religion wise population 2011 - Jawaharnagar (Gujarat Refinery)

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 3,417 3,162 124 61 24 24 21 0 1
Male 1,878 1,743 67 32 13 12 10 0 1
Female 1,539 1,419 57 29 11 12 11 0 0

Growth of population

Population of the census town has decreased by -26.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 4667. Female population growth rate of the census town is -32.1% which is -10.3% lower than male population growth rate of -21.8%. General caste population has decreased by -19.9%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -70.7%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -79.4% and child population has decreased by -40.2% in the census town since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Jawaharnagar (Gujarat Refinery)

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -26.8% -19.9% -70.7% -79.4% -40.2%
Male -21.8% -14% -70.4% -79.3% -37.2%
Female -32.1% -26% -71.1% -79.5% -43.5%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 819 females per 1000 male in the census town. Sex ratio in general caste is 816, in schedule caste is 936 and in schedule tribe is 839. There are 823 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the census town. Overall sex ratio in the census town has decreased by 124 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 91 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Jawaharnagar (Gujarat Refinery)

Total General SC ST Child
Change -124 -133 -20 -8 -91
2011 819 816 936 839 823
2001 943 949 956 847 914

Literacy

Total 2926 people in the census town are literate, among them 1621 are male and 1305 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Jawaharnagar (Gujarat Refinery) is 97%. 98% of male and 96% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the census town has increased by 4%. Male literacy has gone down by 0% and female literacy rate has gone up by 8%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Jawaharnagar (Gujarat Refinery)

Total Male Female
Change 4.6% 0.4% 8.8%
2011 97.4% 98.1% 96.5%
2001 92.8% 97.7% 87.7%

Workers profile

Jawaharnagar (Gujarat Refinery) has 34% (1148) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 57% male and 5% female population are working population. 56% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 1% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 4% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Jawaharnagar (Gujarat Refinery)

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 33.6% 32.7% 0.9% 66.4%
Male 56.7% 56% 0.7% 43.3%
Female 5.4% 4.3% 1.1% 94.6%