Saputara Notified Area, with population of 2968 is The Dangs sub district's only notified area located in The Dangs sub district of The Dangs district in the state Gujarat in India. Total geographical area of Saputara notified area is 4 km2. Population density of the city is 712 persons per km2. There is only one ward in this city which is Saputara Ward No 01 and the population of Saputara Ward No 01 is 2968.

Nearest railway station is Waghai which is 51 km far from here. Ahwa is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the city is 41 km. District head quarter of the city is Ahwa which is 41 km away. Gandhinagar is the state head quarter of the city and is 446 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the city is 2000 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 29°C and minimum temperature goes down to 20°C.

Demographics

The city is home to 2968 people, among them 1031 (35%) are male and 1937 (65%) are female. 17% of the whole population are from general caste, 2% are from schedule caste and 82% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Saputara notified area is 9%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 411 households in the city and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Saputara

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,968 498 46 2,424 281
Male 1,031 218 19 794 145
Female 1,937 280 27 1,630 136

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 98% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the city followed by Christians which contribute 1% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 1904 in Christians are 1333.

Religion wise population 2011 - Saputara

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 2,968 2,901 22 42 0 0 2 0 1
Male 1,031 999 13 18 0 0 1 0 0
Female 1,937 1,902 9 24 0 0 1 0 1

Growth of population

Population of the city has increased by 47.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2015. Female population growth rate of the city is 91.6% which is 88.9% higher than male population growth rate of 2.7%. General caste population has increased by 1.6%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -4.2%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 64.1% and child population has increased by 12% in the city since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Saputara

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 47.3% 1.6% -4.2% 64.1% 12%
Male 2.7% -30.6% -24% 19.4% 16%
Female 91.6% 59.1% 17.4% 100.7% 7.9%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1879 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 1284, in schedule caste is 1421 and in schedule tribe is 2053. There are 938 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 872 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 70 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Saputara

Total General SC ST Child
Change 872 723 501 832 -70
2011 1879 1284 1421 2053 938
2001 1007 561 920 1221 1008

Literacy

Total 2349 people in the city are literate, among them 795 are male and 1554 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Saputara is 87%. 90% of male and 86% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the city has increased by 4%. Male literacy has gone up by 2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 8%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Saputara

Total Male Female
Change 4.5% 1.6% 8.6%
2011 87.4% 89.7% 86.3%
2001 82.9% 88.1% 77.7%

Workers profile

Saputara has 22% (640) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 47% male and 8% female population are working population. 44% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 8% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Saputara

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 21.6% 20% 1.5% 78.4%
Male 46.8% 43.5% 3.2% 53.2%
Female 8.2% 7.5% 0.6% 91.8%