Chudva Village, with population of 1734 is Gandhidham sub district's the 2nd least populous village, located in Gandhidham sub district of Kachchh district in the state Gujarat in India. Total geographical area of Chudva village is 14 km2 and it is the 3rd smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 123 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Gandhidham and distance from Chudva village to Gandhidham is 8 km. Pin code of Chudva village is 370240. The village comes under Mithi Rohar panchayat. Gandhidham is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 8 km. District head quarter of the village is Bhuj which is 70 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 1734 people, among them 1017 (59%) are male and 717 (41%) are female. 71% of the whole population are from general caste, 25% are from schedule caste and 4% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Chudva village is 18%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 422 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Chudva

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,734 1,236 428 70 314
Male 1,017 739 225 53 171
Female 717 497 203 17 143

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 491.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 293. Female population growth rate of the village is 482.9% which is -15.3% lower than male population growth rate of 498.2%. General caste population has increased by 965.5%; Schedule caste population has increased by 810.6%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -46.2% and child population has increased by 414.8% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Chudva

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 492 966 811 -46 415
Male 498 1,003 704 -29 350
Female 483 914 968 -69 522

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 705 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 673, in schedule caste is 902 and in schedule tribe is 321. There are 836 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has decreased by 19 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 231 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Chudva

Total General SC ST Child
Change -19 -58 223 -412 231
2011 705 673 902 321 836
2001 724 731 679 733 605

Literacy

Total 696 people in the village are literate, among them 539 are male and 157 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Chudva is 49%. 64% of male and 27% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 34%. Male literacy has gone up by 45% and female literacy rate has gone up by 18%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Chudva

Total Male Female
Change 34 45 18
2011 49 64 27
2001 15 19 9

Workers profile

Chudva has 44% (766) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 63% male and 18% female population are working population. 57% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 15% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Chudva

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 44 40 4 56
Male 63 57 6 37
Female 18 16 2 82