Nesda Village, with population of 1956 is Dholka sub district's the 33rd most populous village, located in Dholka sub district of Ahmadabad district in the state Gujarat in India. Total geographical area of Nesda village is 6 km2 and it is the 22nd smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 303 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Dholka and distance from Nesda village to Dholka is 5 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Nesda village is 382225. The village comes under Nesda 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 47 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 1956 people, among them 1031 (53%) are male and 925 (47%) are female. 77% of the whole population are from general caste, 23% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Nesda village is 13%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 373 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Nesda

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,956 1,510 446 0 253
Male 1,031 793 238 0 128
Female 925 717 208 0 125

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 12.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1732. Female population growth rate of the village is 12.5% which is -0.8% lower than male population growth rate of 13.3%. General caste population has increased by 13.4%; Schedule caste population has increased by 11.5% and child population has decreased by -6.3% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Nesda

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 13 13 12 0 -6
Male 13 13 14 0 -9
Female 13 14 8 0 -3

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 897 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 904, in schedule caste is 874. There are 977 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 6 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 62 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Nesda

Total General SC ST Child
Change -6 7 -49 0 62
2011 897 904 874 0 977
2001 903 897 923 0 915

Literacy

Total 1298 people in the village are literate, among them 778 are male and 520 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Nesda is 76%. 86% of male and 65% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 2%. Male literacy has gone down by -2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 6%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Nesda

Total Male Female
Change 2 -1 6
2011 76 86 65
2001 74 88 59

Workers profile

Nesda has 57% (1123) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 60% male and 54% female population are working population. 49% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 12% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 28% of total female population are main and 26% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Nesda

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 57 39 18 43
Male 60 49 12 40
Female 54 28 26 46