Rupgadh Village, with population of 1845 is Dholka sub district's the 33rd least populous village, located in Dholka sub district of Ahmadabad district in the state Gujarat in India. Total geographical area of Rupgadh village is 16 km2 and it is the 23rd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 114 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Dholka and distance from Rupgadh village to Dholka is 20 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Rupgadh village is 382240. The village comes under Rupgadh panchayat. Dholka is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 20 km. District head quarter of the village is Ahmadabad which is 65 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 1845 people, among them 973 (53%) are male and 872 (47%) are female. 96% of the whole population are from general caste, 3% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Rupgadh village is 12%, among them 59% are boys and 41% are girls. There are 361 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Rupgadh

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,845 1,773 52 20 218
Male 973 935 27 11 129
Female 872 838 25 9 89

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1922. Female population growth rate of the village is -7.7% which is -7.3% lower than male population growth rate of -0.4%. General caste population has decreased by -4.8%; Schedule caste population has increased by 6.1%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 100% and child population has decreased by -27.8% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Rupgadh

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -4 -5 6 100 -28
Male -0 -1 13 57 -24
Female -8 -9 0 200 -33

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 896 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 896, in schedule caste is 926 and in schedule tribe is 818. There are 690 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 71 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 97 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Rupgadh

Total General SC ST Child
Change -71 -73 -116 389 -97
2011 896 896 926 818 690
2001 967 969 1,042 429 787

Literacy

Total 1340 people in the village are literate, among them 768 are male and 572 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Rupgadh is 82%. 91% of male and 73% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 9%. Male literacy has gone up by 5% and female literacy rate has gone up by 14%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Rupgadh

Total Male Female
Change 10 5 14
2011 82 91 73
2001 73 86 59

Workers profile

Rupgadh has 32% (598) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 55% male and 7% female population are working population. 54% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 1% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 6% of total female population are main and 0% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Rupgadh

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 32 32 1 68
Male 56 54 1 45
Female 7 6 0 93