Sarandi Village, with population of 2374 is Dholka sub district's the 26th most populous village, located in Dholka sub district of Ahmadabad district in the state Gujarat in India. Total geographical area of Sarandi village is 15 km2 and it is the 25th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 157 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Dholka and distance from Sarandi village to Dholka is 9 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Sarandi village is 382225. The village comes under Sarandi panchayat. Dholka is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 9 km. District head quarter of the village is Ahmadabad which is 55 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 2374 people, among them 1323 (56%) are male and 1051 (44%) are female. 87% of the whole population are from general caste, 13% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Sarandi village is 14%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 520 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Sarandi

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,374 2,065 309 0 327
Male 1,323 1,149 174 0 174
Female 1,051 916 135 0 153

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 14.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2066. Female population growth rate of the village is 16.4% which is 2.6% higher than male population growth rate of 13.8%. General caste population has increased by 14.7%; Schedule caste population has increased by 16.6% and child population has decreased by -0.6% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Sarandi

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 15 15 17 0 -1
Male 14 13 16 0 -7
Female 16 16 17 0 9

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 794 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 797, in schedule caste is 776. There are 879 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 18 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 129 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Sarandi

Total General SC ST Child
Change 18 19 9 0 129
2011 794 797 776 0 879
2001 776 778 767 0 750

Literacy

Total 1533 people in the village are literate, among them 993 are male and 540 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Sarandi is 75%. 86% of male and 60% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 10%. Male literacy has gone up by 7% and female literacy rate has gone up by 13%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Sarandi

Total Male Female
Change 10 7 14
2011 75 86 60
2001 65 79 47

Workers profile

Sarandi has 47% (1113) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 61% male and 29% female population are working population. 60% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 1% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 18% of total female population are main and 11% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Sarandi

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 47 42 5 53
Male 61 61 1 39
Female 29 18 11 71