Jalalpore Taluka, with population of about 2.3 lakh is Navsari district's the least populous sub district, located in Navsari district of the state Gujarat in India. There are 71 villages in the sub district, among them Vesma is the most populous village with population of 8833 and Ranodra is the least populous village with population of 298. Dandi is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 32 km2 and Khambhlav is the smallest with 1 km2.

There are 2 cities in the sub district which comes under the sub district administration, those are - Vijalpor Municipality; and Mahuvar Census Town.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 2.3 lakh people, among them about 1.2 lakh (52%) are male and about 1.1 lakh (48%) are female. 80% of the whole population are from general caste, 4% are from schedule caste and 17% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Jalalpore taluka is 10%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are about 53 thousand households in the sub district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 60% (about 1.4 lakh) live in Jalalpore Sub District rural part and 40% (about 92 thousand) population live in the Jalalpore Sub District urban part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Jalalpore

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 228,065 181,505 8,172 38,388 23,848
Male 119,462 95,916 4,142 19,404 12,718
Female 108,603 85,589 4,030 18,984 11,130

Most populated Villages and Cities in Jalalpore

Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population
Vesma 8833 Vijalpor 81245
Onjal 7166 Mahuvar 10749
Eroo 6569
Abrama 6462
Krushnapur 5310
Dabhel 4389
At 3584
Mandir 3556
Borsi 3433
Maroli 3417

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 907 in Muslims are 937.

Religion wise population 2011 - Jalalpore

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 228,065 209,940 16,082 260 43 313 1,336 7 84
Male 119,462 110,102 8,302 140 22 160 684 4 48
Female 108,603 99,838 7,780 120 21 153 652 3 36

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 3.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 2.2 lakh. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 2.6% which is -2% lower than male population growth rate of 4.6%. General caste population has increased by 7.4%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -11.3%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -8% and child population has decreased by -12.6% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Jalalpore

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 3.7% 7.4% -11.3% -8% -12.6%
Male 4.6% 8.7% -11.5% -8.7% -12%
Female 2.6% 5.9% -11.2% -7.3% -13.2%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 909 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 892, in schedule caste is 973 and in schedule tribe is 978. There are 875 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 18 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 12 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Jalalpore

Total General SC ST Child
Change -18 -24 3 14 -12
2011 909 892 973 978 875
2001 927 916 970 964 887

Villages and Cities with highest sex ratio in Jalalpore

Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Dandi 1078 Mahuvar 933
Dalki 1075 Vijalpor 829
Delvada 1074
Sadodra 1070
Dambher 1046
Tavdi 1042
Mangrol 1041
Ethan 1041
Kalakachha 1037
Matwad 1030

Literacy

Total about 1.8 lakh people in the sub district are literate, among them about 99 thousand are male and about 83 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Jalalpore is 89%. 92% of male and 86% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 7%. Male literacy has gone up by 5% and female literacy rate has gone up by 10%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Jalalpore

Total Male Female
Change 7.1% 5.0% 9.1%
2011 89.2% 92.4% 85.6%
2001 82.1% 87.4% 76.5%

Villages and Cities with highest literacy rate in Jalalpore

Villages Cities
Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate %
Kothamadi 99 Mahuvar 90
Karadi 99 Vijalpor 88
Kharsad 99
Karankhat 98
Pethan 98
Kanera 98
Magob 98
Samapor 98
Bhatha 98
Machhad 98

Workers profile

Jalalpore has 40% (about 91 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 59% male and 19% female population are working population. 56% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 15% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Jalalpore

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 40% 36.5% 3.5% 60%
Male 59.1% 55.8% 3.2% 40.9%
Female 19% 15.3% 3.7% 81%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Jalalpore

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Dandi 31.6 Vijalpor 3.7
Bhinar 23.6 Mahuvar 3.4
Abrama 16.3
Karadi 15.9
Bhatha 15
Vansi 14.4
Danti 13.4
At 13.2
Sultanpur 12.7
Onjal 10.9