Lana Village, with population of 1522 is Dholka sub district's the 27th least populous village, located in Dholka sub district of Ahmadabad district in the state Gujarat in India. Total geographical area of Lana village is 7 km2 and it is the 25th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 224 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Dholka and distance from Lana village to Dholka is 5 km. Pin code of Lana village is 382225. The village comes under Lana 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 50 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 1522 people, among them 794 (52%) are male and 728 (48%) are female. 90% of the whole population are from general caste, 7% are from schedule caste and 2% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Lana village is 17%, among them 57% are boys and 43% are girls. There are 267 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Lana

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,522 1,375 114 33 265
Male 794 718 60 16 150
Female 728 657 54 17 115

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 19.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1271. Female population growth rate of the village is 16.3% which is -6.8% lower than male population growth rate of 23.1%. General caste population has increased by 20.4%; Schedule caste population has increased by 12.9%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 17.9% and child population has increased by 43.2% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Lana

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 19.7% 20.4% 12.9% 17.9% 43.2%
Male 23.1% 23.4% 22.4% 14.3% 89.9%
Female 16.3% 17.3% 3.8% 21.4% 8.5%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 917 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 915, in schedule caste is 900 and in schedule tribe is 1063. There are 767 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 54 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 575 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Lana

Total General SC ST Child
Change -54 -47 -161 63 -575
2011 917 915 900 1063 767
2001 971 962 1061 1000 1342

Literacy

Total 951 people in the village are literate, among them 549 are male and 402 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Lana is 76%. 85% of male and 66% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 9%. Male literacy has gone up by 6% and female literacy rate has gone up by 11%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Lana

Total Male Female
Change 8.3% 6.4% 10.6%
2011 75.7% 85.2% 65.6%
2001 67.4% 78.8% 55%

Workers profile

Lana has 41% (631) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 58% male and 23% female population are working population. 47% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 11% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 17% of total female population are main and 6% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Lana

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 41.5% 32.7% 8.7% 58.5%
Male 58.2% 46.9% 11.3% 41.8%
Female 23.2% 17.3% 5.9% 76.8%