Sathal Village, with population of 4303 is Dholka sub district's the 8th most populous village, located in Dholka sub district of Ahmadabad district in the state Gujarat in India. Total geographical area of Sathal village is 18 km2 and it is the 17th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 244 persons per km2.

Nearest railway station is Sathal which is within the village. Nearest town of the village is Dholka and distance from Sathal village to Dholka is 10 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Sathal village is 382225. The village comes under Sathal panchayat. Dholka is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 10 km. District head quarter of the village is Ahmadabad which is 50 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 4303 people, among them 2203 (51%) are male and 2100 (49%) are female. 86% of the whole population are from general caste, 13% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Sathal village is 12%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 855 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Sathal

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 4,303 3,705 577 21 503
Male 2,203 1,879 311 13 261
Female 2,100 1,826 266 8 242

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 9.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 3940. Female population growth rate of the village is 13% which is 7.1% higher than male population growth rate of 5.9%. General caste population has increased by 13%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -9.8%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by 0% and child population has decreased by -10.5% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Sathal

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 9 13 -10 0 -11
Male 6 10 -13 8 -19
Female 13 17 -6 -11 1

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 953 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 972, in schedule caste is 855 and in schedule tribe is 615. There are 927 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 60 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 187 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Sathal

Total General SC ST Child
Change 60 56 67 -135 187
2011 953 972 855 615 927
2001 893 916 788 750 740

Literacy

Total 2887 people in the village are literate, among them 1680 are male and 1207 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Sathal is 76%. 87% of male and 65% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 10%. Male literacy has gone up by 8% and female literacy rate has gone up by 14%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Sathal

Total Male Female
Change 10 7 14
2011 76 87 65
2001 66 80 51

Workers profile

Sathal has 46% (1998) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 58% male and 34% female population are working population. 53% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 5% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 4% of total female population are main and 31% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Sathal

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 46 29 18 54
Male 58 53 5 42
Female 34 4 31 66