Ganesar Village, with population of 671 is Dholka sub district's the 6th least populous village, located in Dholka sub district of Ahmadabad district in the state Gujarat in India. Total geographical area of Ganesar village is 4 km2 and it is the 12th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 160 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Dholka and distance from Ganesar village to Dholka is 17 km. Pin code of Ganesar village is 382250. The village comes under Ganesar 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 62 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 671 people, among them 334 (50%) are male and 337 (50%) are female. 95% of the whole population are from general caste, 5% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Ganesar village is 17%, among them 46% are boys and 54% are girls. There are 118 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Ganesar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 671 635 32 4 112
Male 334 321 10 3 51
Female 337 314 22 1 61

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 6.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 631. Female population growth rate of the village is 5.6% which is -1.5% lower than male population growth rate of 7.1%. General caste population has increased by 8.5%; Schedule caste population has decreased by 0%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -71.4% and child population has increased by 25.8% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Ganesar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 6 9 0 -71 26
Male 7 11 -23 -67 24
Female 6 6 16 -80 27

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1009 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 978, in schedule caste is 2200 and in schedule tribe is 333. There are 1196 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 13 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 25 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Ganesar

Total General SC ST Child
Change -13 -39 738 -223 25
2011 1,009 978 2,200 333 1,196
2001 1,022 1,017 1,462 556 1,171

Literacy

Total 393 people in the village are literate, among them 233 are male and 160 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Ganesar is 70%. 82% of male and 58% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 18%. Male literacy has gone up by 13% and female literacy rate has gone up by 24%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Ganesar

Total Male Female
Change 19 13 24
2011 70 82 58
2001 52 69 34

Workers profile

Ganesar has 28% (191) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 55% male and 2% female population are working population. 54% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 1% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 2% of total female population are main and 0% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Ganesar

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 29 28 1 72
Male 55 54 1 45
Female 2 2 0 98