Sindhraj Village, with population of 2577 is Dholka sub district's the 22nd most populous village, located in Dholka sub district of Ahmadabad district in the state Gujarat in India. Total geographical area of Sindhraj village is 20 km2 and it is the 15th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 128 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Dholka and distance from Sindhraj village to Dholka is 5 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Sindhraj village is 382225. The village comes under Sindhraj panchayat. Dholka is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 5 km. District head quarter of the village is Ahmadabad which is 40 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 2577 people, among them 1313 (51%) are male and 1264 (49%) are female. 52% of the whole population are from general caste, 48% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Sindhraj village is 12%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 558 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Sindhraj

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,577 1,332 1,243 2 319
Male 1,313 679 633 1 173
Female 1,264 653 610 1 146

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 5.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2438. Female population growth rate of the village is 6.6% which is 1.7% higher than male population growth rate of 4.9%. General caste population has decreased by -0.5%; Schedule caste population has increased by 13.1% and child population has decreased by -18.8% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Sindhraj

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 6 -1 13 0 -19
Male 5 3 7 0 -7
Female 7 -4 20 0 -30

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 963 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 962, in schedule caste is 964 and in schedule tribe is 1000. There are 844 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 16 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 280 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Sindhraj

Total General SC ST Child
Change 16 -64 104 1,000 -280
2011 963 962 964 1,000 844
2001 947 1,026 860 0 1,124

Literacy

Total 1672 people in the village are literate, among them 963 are male and 709 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Sindhraj is 74%. 84% of male and 63% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 15%. Male literacy has gone up by 12% and female literacy rate has gone up by 17%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Sindhraj

Total Male Female
Change 15 13 18
2011 74 85 63
2001 59 72 46

Workers profile

Sindhraj has 38% (991) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 59% male and 17% female population are working population. 55% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 4% of total female population are main and 12% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Sindhraj

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 39 30 8 62
Male 59 55 4 41
Female 17 4 12 83