Kaland Village, with population of 4497 is Sardhana sub district's the 34th most populous village, located in Sardhana sub district of Meerut district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Kaland village is 5 km2 and it is the 25th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 828 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Sardhana and distance from Kaland village to Sardhana is 9 km. The village comes under Kaland panchayat. Sardhana is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 9 km. District head quarter of the village is Meerut which is 21 km away. 0.67 square kilometer (12%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 4497 people, among them 2382 (53%) are male and 2115 (47%) are female. 91% of the whole population are from general caste, 9% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kaland village is 14%, among them 56% are boys and 44% are girls. There are 736 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kaland

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 4,497 4,074 423 0 632
Male 2,382 2,163 219 0 355
Female 2,115 1,911 204 0 277

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 4408. Female population growth rate of the village is 3.7% which is 3.1% higher than male population growth rate of 0.6%. General caste population has increased by 2.3%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -0.7% and child population has decreased by -17.1% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kaland

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2 2 -1 0 -17
Male 1 1 -3 0 -17
Female 4 4 2 0 -17

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 888 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 883, in schedule caste is 932. There are 780 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has increased by 27 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 4 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kaland

Total General SC ST Child
Change 27 25 39 0 4
2011 888 883 932 0 780
2001 861 858 893 0 776

Literacy

Total 2791 people in the village are literate, among them 1651 are male and 1140 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kaland is 72%. 81% of male and 62% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 6%. Male literacy has gone up by 4% and female literacy rate has gone up by 9%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kaland

Total Male Female
Change 6 4 9
2011 72 82 62
2001 66 77 54

Workers profile

Kaland has 28% (1258) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 47% male and 6% female population are working population. 39% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 8% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 4% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kaland

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 28 23 5 72
Male 47 39 8 53
Female 6 4 2 94