Valthera Village, with population of 3824 is Dholka sub district's the 12th most populous village, located in Dholka sub district of Ahmadabad district in the state Gujarat in India. Total geographical area of Valthera village is 17 km2 and it is the 19th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 222 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Dholka and distance from Valthera village to Dholka is 13 km. Pin code of Valthera village is 382260. The village comes under Valthera panchayat. Dholka is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 13 km. District head quarter of the village is Ahmadabad which is 55 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 3824 people, among them 2019 (53%) are male and 1805 (47%) are female. 81% of the whole population are from general caste, 19% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Valthera village is 14%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 824 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Valthera

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 3,824 3,089 735 0 520
Male 2,019 1,625 394 0 276
Female 1,805 1,464 341 0 244

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 11.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 3435. Female population growth rate of the village is 13.5% which is 4.1% higher than male population growth rate of 9.4%. General caste population has increased by 17.4%; Schedule caste population has increased by 1.4% and child population has decreased by -7.6% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Valthera

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 11.3% 17.4% 1.4% -100% -7.6%
Male 9.4% 14.3% 2.9% -100% -5.8%
Female 13.5% 21.1% -0.3% -100% -9.6%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 894 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 901, in schedule caste is 865. There are 884 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 32 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 38 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Valthera

Total General SC ST Child
Change 32 51 -28 -975 -38
2011 894 901 865 0 884
2001 862 850 893 975 922

Literacy

Total 2612 people in the village are literate, among them 1569 are male and 1043 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Valthera is 79%. 90% of male and 67% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 13%. Male literacy has gone up by 9% and female literacy rate has gone up by 18%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Valthera

Total Male Female
Change 13.1% 9.1% 18.2%
2011 79.1% 90% 66.8%
2001 66% 80.9% 48.6%

Workers profile

Valthera has 45% (1726) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 58% male and 30% female population are working population. 55% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 15% of total female population are main and 15% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Valthera

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 45.1% 36.2% 9% 54.9%
Male 58.4% 54.9% 3.6% 41.6%
Female 30.2% 15.2% 15% 69.8%