Vyara Taluka Rural Part, with population of about 2.3 lakh is Tapi district's the most rural populous sub district, located in Tapi district of the state Gujarat in India. There are 148 villages in the sub district, among them Unchamala is the most populous village with rural population of 8830 and Chhevdi is the least populous village with rural population of 104. Amania is the biggest village in the sub district with an rural area of 20 km2 and Rampura Najik is the smallest with 1 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 2.3 lakh people, among them about 1.1 lakh (50%) are male and about 1.2 lakh (50%) are female. 5% of the whole population are from general caste, 1% are from schedule caste and 94% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Vyara taluka rural part is 10%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are about 50 thousand households in the sub district and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Vyara

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 228,500 11,605 1,565 215,330 22,442
Male 113,191 6,088 791 106,312 11,379
Female 115,309 5,517 774 109,018 11,063

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 94% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Christians which contribute 6% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 1015 in Christians are 1097.

Religion wise population 2011 - Vyara

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 228,500 213,791 922 12,754 25 78 67 112 751
Male 113,191 106,094 475 6,083 14 48 39 56 382
Female 115,309 107,697 447 6,671 11 30 28 56 369

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 2.1 lakh. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 8% which is 2% higher than male population growth rate of 6%. General caste population has decreased by -13.5%; Schedule caste population has increased by 6.1%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 8.4% and child population has decreased by -19.5% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Vyara

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 7% -13.5% 6.1% 8.4% -19.5%
Male 6% -15.6% 9.4% 7.6% -20%
Female 8% -10.9% 2.9% 9.2% -18.9%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1019 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 906, in schedule caste is 979 and in schedule tribe is 1025. There are 972 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 19 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 13 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Vyara

Total General SC ST Child
Change 19 48 -61 15 13
2011 1019 906 979 1025 972
2001 1000 858 1040 1010 959

Literacy

Total about 1.5 lakh people in the sub district are literate, among them about 80 thousand are male and about 68 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Vyara is 72%. 79% of male and 66% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 12%. Male literacy has gone up by 11% and female literacy rate has gone up by 15%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Vyara

Total Male Female
Change 12.5% 10.7% 14.3%
2011 72% 78.5% 65.6%
2001 59.5% 67.8% 51.3%

Workers profile

Vyara has 59% (about 1.4 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 64% male and 55% female population are working population. 55% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 9% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 35% of total female population are main and 20% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Vyara

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 59.4% 45% 14.5% 40.6%
Male 64.2% 55.3% 8.9% 35.8%
Female 54.8% 34.8% 20% 45.2%