Virdi Village, with population of 940 is Dholka sub district's the 14th least populous village, located in Dholka sub district of Ahmadabad district in the state Gujarat in India. Total geographical area of Virdi village is 6 km2 and it is the 20th smallest 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 Virdi village to Dholka is 15 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Virdi village is 382265. The village comes under Virdi 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 55 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 940 people, among them 514 (55%) are male and 426 (45%) are female. 80% of the whole population are from general caste, 20% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Virdi village is 13%, among them 62% are boys and 38% are girls. There are 180 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Virdi

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 940 751 184 5 121
Male 514 410 101 3 75
Female 426 341 83 2 46

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 3.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 907. Female population growth rate of the village is -2.5% which is -11.9% lower than male population growth rate of 9.4%. General caste population has increased by 4.3%; Schedule caste population has increased by 1.7%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -16.7% and child population has decreased by -3.2% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Virdi

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 4 4 2 -17 -3
Male 9 11 6 -25 17
Female -3 -2 -4 0 -25

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 829 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 832, in schedule caste is 822 and in schedule tribe is 667. There are 613 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 101 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 340 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Virdi

Total General SC ST Child
Change -101 -109 -83 167 -340
2011 829 832 822 667 613
2001 930 941 905 500 953

Literacy

Total 677 people in the village are literate, among them 402 are male and 275 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Virdi is 83%. 92% of male and 72% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 5%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 6%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Virdi

Total Male Female
Change 4 2 6
2011 83 92 72
2001 78 89 67

Workers profile

Virdi has 33% (312) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 56% male and 5% female population are working population. 55% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 4% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Virdi

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 33 32 2 67
Male 56 55 2 44
Female 5 4 1 95