Limla Census Town, with population of 3683 is Chorasi sub district's the least populous census town located in Chorasi sub district of Surat district in the state Gujarat in India. Total geographical area of Limla census town is 0 km2 and it is the smallest census town by area in the sub district. Population density of the census town is 14732 persons per km2. There is only one ward in this census town which is Limla Ward No 01 and the population of Limla Ward No 01 is 3683.

Nearest railway station is Surat which is 10 km far from here. Chorasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the census town is 10 km. District head quarter of the census town is Surat which is 10 km away. Gandhinagar is the state head quarter of the census town and is 320 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the census town is 1204 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 39°C and minimum temperature goes down to 30°C.

Demographics

The census town is home to 3683 people, among them 1922 (52%) are male and 1761 (48%) are female. 93% of the whole population are from general caste, 3% are from schedule caste and 4% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Limla census town is 5%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 926 households in the census town and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Limla

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 3,683 3,417 122 144 174
Male 1,922 1,784 67 71 88
Female 1,761 1,633 55 73 86

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 92% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the census town followed by Muslims which contribute 3% of the total population and Christians are the third largest religious community here with 2% population all other religious communities contribute 3% of the total population. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 902 in Muslims are 1145 and in Christians are 1229

Religion wise population 2011 - Limla

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 3,683 3,394 118 78 36 9 40 3 5
Male 1,922 1,784 55 35 19 4 22 1 2
Female 1,761 1,610 63 43 17 5 18 2 3

Growth of population

Population of the census town has decreased by -44.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 6622. Female population growth rate of the census town is -39.8% which is 8.2% higher than male population growth rate of -48%. General caste population has decreased by -42.5%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -50.4%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -67% and child population has decreased by -76.5% in the census town since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Limla

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -44.4% -42.5% -50.4% -67% -76.5%
Male -48% -46.7% -44.6% -68.6% -77.8%
Female -39.8% -37% -56% -65.2% -74.9%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 916 females per 1000 male in the census town. Sex ratio in general caste is 915, in schedule caste is 821 and in schedule tribe is 1028. There are 977 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 increased by 124 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 113 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Limla

Total General SC ST Child
Change 124 141 -212 99 113
2011 916 915 821 1028 977
2001 792 774 1033 929 864

Literacy

Total 3425 people in the census town are literate, among them 1805 are male and 1620 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Limla is 98%. 98% of male and 97% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the census town has increased by 14%. Male literacy has gone up by 10% and female literacy rate has gone up by 18%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Limla

Total Male Female
Change 13.2% 10.0% 17.4%
2011 97.6% 98.4% 96.7%
2001 84.4% 88.4% 79.3%

Workers profile

Limla has 34% (1255) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 57% male and 9% female population are working population. 57% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 1% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 8% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Limla

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 34.1% 33.4% 0.7% 65.9%
Male 57.3% 56.6% 0.8% 42.7%
Female 8.7% 8.2% 0.5% 91.3%