Makhiyav Village, with population of 3887 is Sanand sub district's the 13th most populous village, located in Sanand sub district of Ahmadabad district in the state Gujarat in India. Total geographical area of Makhiyav village is 25 km2 and it is the 5th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 157 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Sanand and distance from Makhiyav village to Sanand is 20 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Makhiyav village is 382110. The village comes under Makhiyav panchayat. Sanand is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 20 km. District head quarter of the village is Ahmadabad which is 47 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 3887 people, among them 1997 (51%) are male and 1890 (49%) are female. 76% of the whole population are from general caste, 24% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Makhiyav village is 14%, among them 55% are boys and 45% are girls. There are 757 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Makhiyav

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 3,887 2,937 949 1 558
Male 1,997 1,486 511 0 309
Female 1,890 1,451 438 1 249

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 3566. Female population growth rate of the village is 9.2% which is 0.4% higher than male population growth rate of 8.8%. General caste population has increased by 13.3%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -2.3%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -50% and child population has increased by 0.4% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Makhiyav

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 9 13 -2 -50 0
Male 9 12 -0 -100 10
Female 9 14 -4 0 -10

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 946 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 976, in schedule caste is 857. There are 806 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 4 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 180 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Makhiyav

Total General SC ST Child
Change 4 15 -36 -1,000 -180
2011 946 976 857 0 806
2001 942 961 893 1,000 986

Literacy

Total 2249 people in the village are literate, among them 1381 are male and 868 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Makhiyav is 68%. 82% of male and 53% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 15%. Male literacy has gone up by 14% and female literacy rate has gone up by 16%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Makhiyav

Total Male Female
Change 15 14 16
2011 68 82 53
2001 53 68 37

Workers profile

Makhiyav has 32% (1229) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 54% male and 8% female population are working population. 50% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 5% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Makhiyav

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 32 28 4 68
Male 54 50 4 46
Female 8 5 3 92