Simej Village, with population of 3702 is Dholka sub district's the 13th most populous village, located in Dholka sub district of Ahmadabad district in the state Gujarat in India. Total geographical area of Simej village is 25 km2 and it is the 10th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 148 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Dholka and distance from Simej village to Dholka is 12 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Simej village is 382265. The village comes under Simej panchayat. Dholka is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 12 km. District head quarter of the village is Ahmadabad which is 52 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 3702 people, among them 1934 (52%) are male and 1768 (48%) are female. 86% of the whole population are from general caste, 14% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Simej village is 14%, among them 56% are boys and 44% are girls. There are 736 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Simej

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 3,702 3,184 518 0 509
Male 1,934 1,642 292 0 283
Female 1,768 1,542 226 0 226

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 11% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 3336. Female population growth rate of the village is 11% which is 0% lower than male population growth rate of 11%. General caste population has increased by 11%; Schedule caste population has increased by 10.9% and child population has increased by 0.4% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Simej

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 11 11 11 0 0
Male 11 10 17 0 4
Female 11 12 4 0 -4

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 914 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 939, in schedule caste is 774. There are 799 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 0 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 72 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Simej

Total General SC ST Child
Change 0 19 -102 0 -72
2011 914 939 774 0 799
2001 914 920 876 0 871

Literacy

Total 2475 people in the village are literate, among them 1435 are male and 1040 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Simej is 78%. 87% of male and 67% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 12%. Male literacy has gone up by 8% and female literacy rate has gone up by 15%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Simej

Total Male Female
Change 12 8 16
2011 78 87 67
2001 66 79 52

Workers profile

Simej has 35% (1290) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 54% male and 14% female population are working population. 54% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 0% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 12% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Simej

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 35 34 1 65
Male 54 54 1 46
Female 14 12 2 86