Kauka Village, with population of 3834 is Dholka sub district's the 11th most populous village, located in Dholka sub district of Ahmadabad district in the state Gujarat in India. Total geographical area of Kauka village is 19 km2 and it is the 16th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 198 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Dholka and distance from Kauka village to Dholka is 17 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Kauka village is 382265. The village comes under Kauka panchayat. Dholka is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 17 km. District head quarter of the village is Ahmadabad which is 65 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 3834 people, among them 1999 (52%) are male and 1835 (48%) are female. 88% of the whole population are from general caste, 12% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kauka village is 14%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 785 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kauka

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 3,834 3,359 465 10 521
Male 1,999 1,756 239 4 266
Female 1,835 1,603 226 6 255

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 13.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 3377. Female population growth rate of the village is 15.8% which is 4.2% higher than male population growth rate of 11.6%. General caste population has increased by 15.9%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -3.1% and child population has increased by 14.8% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kauka

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 14 16 -3 0 15
Male 12 14 -7 0 1
Female 16 18 1 0 34

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 918 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 913, in schedule caste is 946 and in schedule tribe is 1500. There are 959 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 34 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 239 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kauka

Total General SC ST Child
Change 34 27 71 1,500 239
2011 918 913 946 1,500 959
2001 884 886 875 0 720

Literacy

Total 2291 people in the village are literate, among them 1331 are male and 960 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kauka is 69%. 77% of male and 61% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 7%. Male literacy has gone up by 6% and female literacy rate has gone up by 9%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kauka

Total Male Female
Change 7 6 9
2011 69 77 61
2001 62 71 52

Workers profile

Kauka has 34% (1308) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 58% male and 9% female population are working population. 57% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 0% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 6% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kauka

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 34 33 2 66
Male 58 57 0 42
Female 9 6 3 91