Rajpur Village, with population of 897 is Dholka sub district's the 12th least populous village, located in Dholka sub district of Ahmadabad district in the state Gujarat in India. Total geographical area of Rajpur village is 2 km2 and it is the 2nd smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 465 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Dholka and distance from Rajpur village to Dholka is 5 km. Pin code of Rajpur village is 382220. The village comes under Rajpur 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 46 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 897 people, among them 482 (54%) are male and 415 (46%) are female. 74% of the whole population are from general caste, 26% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Rajpur village is 12%, among them 57% are boys and 43% are girls. There are 214 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Rajpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 897 661 229 7 111
Male 482 352 126 4 63
Female 415 309 103 3 48

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -5.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 951. Female population growth rate of the village is -7% which is -2.4% lower than male population growth rate of -4.6%. General caste population has decreased by -2.7%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -15.8% and child population has decreased by -11.2% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Rajpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -6 -3 -16 0 -11
Male -5 0 -18 0 -9
Female -7 -6 -13 0 -14

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 861 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 878, in schedule caste is 817 and in schedule tribe is 750. There are 762 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 22 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 50 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Rajpur

Total General SC ST Child
Change -22 -56 51 750 -50
2011 861 878 817 750 762
2001 883 934 766 0 812

Literacy

Total 616 people in the village are literate, among them 379 are male and 237 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Rajpur is 78%. 90% of male and 65% 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 - Rajpur

Total Male Female
Change 7 4 9
2011 78 91 65
2001 72 87 56

Workers profile

Rajpur has 38% (340) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 61% male and 11% female population are working population. 59% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 10% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Rajpur

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 38 37 1 62
Male 61 59 2 39
Female 11 10 1 89