Vautha Village, with population of 2056 is Dholka sub district's the 30th most populous village, located in Dholka sub district of Ahmadabad district in the state Gujarat in India. Total geographical area of Vautha village is 10 km2 and it is the 33rd smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 199 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Dholka and distance from Vautha village to Dholka is 15 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Vautha village is 382225. The village comes under Vautha panchayat. Dholka is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 15 km. District head quarter of the village is Ahmadabad which is 51 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 2056 people, among them 1083 (53%) are male and 973 (47%) are female. 69% of the whole population are from general caste, 24% are from schedule caste and 6% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Vautha village is 12%, among them 55% are boys and 45% are girls. There are 427 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Vautha

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,056 1,423 502 131 246
Male 1,083 760 259 64 135
Female 973 663 243 67 111

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -6.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2189. Female population growth rate of the village is -3.3% which is 5.2% higher than male population growth rate of -8.5%. General caste population has decreased by -1.1%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -13.6%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -22.5% and child population has decreased by -9.6% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Vautha

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -6 -1 -14 -23 -10
Male -9 -3 -18 -25 -12
Female -3 1 -9 -20 -6

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 898 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 872, in schedule caste is 938 and in schedule tribe is 1047. There are 822 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 48 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 56 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Vautha

Total General SC ST Child
Change 48 37 88 59 56
2011 898 872 938 1,047 822
2001 850 835 850 988 766

Literacy

Total 1442 people in the village are literate, among them 864 are male and 578 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Vautha is 80%. 91% of male and 67% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 17%. Male literacy has gone up by 14% and female literacy rate has gone up by 20%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Vautha

Total Male Female
Change 17 15 20
2011 80 91 67
2001 63 77 47

Workers profile

Vautha has 48% (995) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 63% male and 32% female population are working population. 46% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 17% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 9% of total female population are main and 23% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Vautha

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 48 29 20 52
Male 63 46 17 37
Female 32 9 23 68