Bardoli Taluka, with population of about 2.2 lakh is Surat district's the 3rd most populous sub district, located in Surat district of the state Gujarat in India. There are 81 villages in the sub district, among them Kadod is the most populous village with population of about 11 thousand and Kharad is the least populous village with population of 37. Mota is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 22 km2 and Rajpura Lumbha is the smallest with 1 km2.

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

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 2.2 lakh people, among them about 1.1 lakh (51%) are male and about 1.1 lakh (49%) are female. 51% of the whole population are from general caste, 4% are from schedule caste and 45% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bardoli taluka is 11%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 49 thousand households in the sub district and an average 5 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 66% (about 1.5 lakh) live in Bardoli Sub District rural part and 34% (about 76 thousand) population live in the Bardoli Sub District urban part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Bardoli

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 224,164 113,685 9,047 101,432 24,472
Male 113,967 59,037 4,506 50,424 12,827
Female 110,197 54,648 4,541 51,008 11,645

Most populated Villages and Cities in Bardoli

Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population
Kadod 11401 Bardoli 60821
Surali 9286 Baben 15610
Madhi 7650
Vankaner 7472
Mota 7203
Ten 6251
Sarbhon 4476
Varad 3701
Astan 3439
Vanskui 3010

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 90% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 8% of the total population and Jains are the third largest religious community here with 1% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 968 in Muslims are 946 and in Jains are 978.

Religion wise population 2011 - Bardoli

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 224,164 201,588 18,566 837 104 68 2,771 51 179
Male 113,967 102,409 9,543 402 58 33 1,401 29 92
Female 110,197 99,179 9,023 435 46 35 1,370 22 87

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 6.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 2.1 lakh. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 6.4% which is 0.1% higher than male population growth rate of 6.3%. General caste population has increased by 13.3%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -19.2%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 2.2% and child population has decreased by -8.6% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Bardoli

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 6.3% 13.3% -19.2% 2.2% -8.6%
Male 6.3% 13.5% -19.9% 1.7% -8.1%
Female 6.4% 13% -18.5% 2.8% -9.1%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 967 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 926, in schedule caste is 1008 and in schedule tribe is 1012. There are 908 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 increased by 1 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 10 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Bardoli

Total General SC ST Child
Change 1 -4 17 12 -10
2011 967 926 1008 1012 908
2001 966 930 991 1000 918

Villages and Cities with highest sex ratio in Bardoli

Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Astan 1338 Bardoli 960
Vaghecha Kadod 1226 Baben 806
Vadhava 1151
Gotasa 1117
Miyawadi 1082
Afva 1081
Zakharda 1066
Samthan 1057
Kharad 1056
Bhuvasan 1053

Literacy

Total about 1.6 lakh people in the sub district are literate, among them about 85 thousand are male and about 74 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Bardoli is 80%. 84% of male and 75% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 14%. Male literacy has gone up by 12% and female literacy rate has gone up by 15%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Bardoli

Total Male Female
Change 13.9% 12.4% 15.4%
2011 79.7% 84.1% 75.1%
2001 65.8% 71.7% 59.7%

Villages and Cities with highest literacy rate in Bardoli

Villages Cities
Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate %
Panada 96 Bardoli 87
Ancheli 91 Baben 76
Ten 90
Kuvadiya 90
Timbarva 90
Kharvasa 90
Isanpor 89
Nizar 88
Umrakh 87
Allu 86

Workers profile

Bardoli has 46% (about 1 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 61% male and 31% female population are working population. 57% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 26% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Bardoli

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 46% 41.6% 4.4% 54%
Male 61% 57% 4% 39%
Female 30.5% 25.8% 4.8% 69.5%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Bardoli

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Mota 21.8 Bardoli 6.5
Vankaner 11.5 Baben 4.7
Surali 11.2
Uva 10.2
Manekpor 9.2
Sejvad 8.7
Madhi 8.3
Sarbhon 8
Dhamdod Lumbha 7.5
Vanskui 7.4