Pisawada Village, with population of 3689 is Dholka sub district's the 14th most populous village, located in Dholka sub district of Ahmadabad district in the state Gujarat in India. Total geographical area of Pisawada village is 22 km2 and it is the 12th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 170 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Dholka and distance from Pisawada village to Dholka is 10 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Pisawada village is 382265. The village comes under Pisawada 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 40 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 3689 people, among them 1933 (52%) are male and 1756 (48%) are female. 82% of the whole population are from general caste, 18% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Pisawada village is 14%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 760 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Pisawada

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 3,689 3,027 655 7 506
Male 1,933 1,576 354 3 266
Female 1,756 1,451 301 4 240

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 15.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 3186. Female population growth rate of the village is 14.1% which is -3.3% lower than male population growth rate of 17.4%. General caste population has increased by 20.8%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -3.8% and child population has increased by 2.4% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Pisawada

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 15.8% 20.8% -3.8% 0% 2.4%
Male 17.4% 23.7% -5.1% 0% 9%
Female 14.1% 17.9% -2.3% 0% -4%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 908 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 921, in schedule caste is 850 and in schedule tribe is 1333. There are 902 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 26 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 123 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Pisawada

Total General SC ST Child
Change -26 -45 24 1333 -123
2011 908 921 850 1333 902
2001 934 966 826 0 1025

Literacy

Total 2336 people in the village are literate, among them 1343 are male and 993 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Pisawada is 73%. 81% of male and 66% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 5%. Male literacy has gone down by 1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 11%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Pisawada

Total Male Female
Change 5.7% 1.0% 10.8%
2011 73.4% 80.6% 65.5%
2001 67.7% 79.6% 54.7%

Workers profile

Pisawada has 44% (1609) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 60% male and 25% female population are working population. 57% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 19% of total female population are main and 6% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Pisawada

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 43.6% 39.1% 4.5% 56.4%
Male 60.4% 57.4% 2.9% 39.6%
Female 25.2% 18.9% 6.3% 74.8%