Sami Taluka, with population of about 1.8 lakh is Patan district's the 3rd most populous sub district, located in Patan district of the state Gujarat in India. There are 98 villages in the sub district, among them Sami is the most populous village with population of about 13 thousand and Murtujanagar is the least populous village with population of 239. Sami is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 63 km2 and Sukhpura is the smallest with 2 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 1.8 lakh people, among them about 94 thousand (51%) are male and about 89 thousand (49%) are female. 91% of the whole population are from general caste, 9% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Sami taluka is 15%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are about 36 thousand households in the sub district and an average 5 persons live in every family.

100% population of Sami taluka live in the Sami Sub District rural part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Sami

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 182,805 166,077 16,345 383 26,560
Male 94,050 85,486 8,373 191 13,952
Female 88,755 80,591 7,972 192 12,608

Most populated Villages in Sami

Villages
Name Population
Sami 12591
Shankheshvar 9042
Dudkha 4929
Panchasar 4427
Lolada 4387
Mujpur 4255
Padla 3715
Bhadrada 3701
Gochnad 3642
Kunvar 3530

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 92% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 7% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 939 in Muslims are 1006.

Religion wise population 2011 - Sami

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 182,805 168,835 13,164 47 14 8 567 14 156
Male 94,050 87,060 6,562 29 9 4 280 10 96
Female 88,755 81,775 6,602 18 5 4 287 4 60

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 11% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 1.6 lakh. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 10.8% which is -0.4% lower than male population growth rate of 11.2%. General caste population has increased by 13%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -5.2%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -29.7% and child population has decreased by -9.9% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Sami

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 11% 13% -5.2% -29.7% -9.9%
Male 11.2% 13.3% -5.7% -36.5% -9.7%
Female 10.8% 12.7% -4.6% -21.3% -10.1%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 944 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 943, in schedule caste is 952 and in schedule tribe is 1005. There are 904 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the sub district. Overall sex ratio in the sub district has decreased by 3 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 4 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Sami

Total General SC ST Child
Change -3 -5 10 194 -4
2011 944 943 952 1005 904
2001 947 948 942 811 908

Villages with highest sex ratio in Sami

Villages
Name Sex Ratio
Memna 1058
Ratanpura 1050
Palipur 1041
Jakhel 1040
Sajupura 1028
Ravad 1024
Godhana 1020
Koddha 1020
Mubarakpura 1010
Sami 1006

Literacy

Total about 1 lakh people in the sub district are literate, among them about 62 thousand are male and about 38 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Sami is 64%. 78% of male and 50% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 16%. Male literacy has gone up by 14% and female literacy rate has gone up by 19%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Sami

Total Male Female
Change 16.6% 13.7% 19.4%
2011 64.3% 77.8% 50%
2001 47.7% 64.1% 30.6%

Villages with highest literacy rate in Sami

Villages
Name Literacy Rate %
Mubarakpura 84
Vagosan 80
Kathi 79
Varana 75
Kokta 75
Shankheshvar 75
Tarora 74
Upaliyasara 74
Sami 74
Jalalabad 73

Workers profile

Sami has 45% (about 81 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 55% male and 33% female population are working population. 52% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 18% of total female population are main and 15% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Sami

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 44.6% 35.4% 9.2% 55.4%
Male 55.5% 51.6% 3.9% 44.5%
Female 33% 18.2% 14.8% 67%

Biggest Villages in Sami

Villages
Name Area (Km2)
Sami 62.8
Koddha 59.8
Dudkha 44
Lolada 43.9
Kunvar 43.7
Panchasar 43.4
Mujpur 42.7
Rafu 42.1
Moti Chandur 42
Ved 35.8