Javaraj Village, with population of 2453 is Dholka sub district's the 25th most populous village, located in Dholka sub district of Ahmadabad district in the state Gujarat in India. Total geographical area of Javaraj village is 24 km2 and it is the 11th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 103 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Dholka and distance from Javaraj village to Dholka is 30 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Javaraj village is 382230. The village comes under Javaraj panchayat. Dholka is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 30 km. District head quarter of the village is Ahmadabad which is 70 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 2453 people, among them 1293 (53%) are male and 1160 (47%) are female. 79% of the whole population are from general caste, 21% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Javaraj village is 12%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 527 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Javaraj

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,453 1,942 509 2 291
Male 1,293 1,021 271 1 158
Female 1,160 921 238 1 133

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 3.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2362. Female population growth rate of the village is 3.2% which is -1.2% lower than male population growth rate of 4.4%. General caste population has increased by 3.2%; Schedule caste population has increased by 5.8% and child population has increased by 5.8% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Javaraj

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 4 3 6 0 6
Male 4 4 8 0 -3
Female 3 3 4 0 19

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 897 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 902, in schedule caste is 878 and in schedule tribe is 1000. There are 842 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 11 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 155 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Javaraj

Total General SC ST Child
Change -11 -6 -31 1,000 155
2011 897 902 878 1,000 842
2001 908 908 909 0 687

Literacy

Total 1736 people in the village are literate, among them 1030 are male and 706 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Javaraj is 80%. 91% of male and 69% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 8%. Male literacy has gone up by 5% and female literacy rate has gone up by 13%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Javaraj

Total Male Female
Change 9 5 13
2011 80 91 69
2001 72 86 56

Workers profile

Javaraj has 45% (1108) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 56% male and 33% female population are working population. 47% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 9% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 19% of total female population are main and 14% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Javaraj

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 45 34 11 55
Male 56 47 9 44
Female 33 19 14 67