Varna Village, with population of 4239 is Dholka sub district's the 9th most populous village, located in Dholka sub district of Ahmadabad district in the state Gujarat in India. Total geographical area of Varna village is 31 km2 and it is the 3rd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 137 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Dholka and distance from Varna village to Dholka is 26 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Varna village is 382265. The village comes under Varna panchayat. Dholka is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 26 km. District head quarter of the village is Ahmadabad which is 81 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 4239 people, among them 2246 (53%) are male and 1993 (47%) are female. 90% of the whole population are from general caste, 10% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Varna village is 13%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 787 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Varna

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 4,239 3,823 416 0 559
Male 2,246 2,014 232 0 294
Female 1,993 1,809 184 0 265

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 12.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 3773. Female population growth rate of the village is 12.6% which is 0.5% higher than male population growth rate of 12.1%. General caste population has increased by 14.1%; Schedule caste population has increased by 18.5% and child population has increased by 1.8% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Varna

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 12 14 19 -100 2
Male 12 14 22 -100 -2
Female 13 15 14 -100 7

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 887 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 898, in schedule caste is 793. There are 901 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 3 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 77 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Varna

Total General SC ST Child
Change 3 9 -54 -800 77
2011 887 898 793 0 901
2001 884 889 847 800 824

Literacy

Total 2727 people in the village are literate, among them 1696 are male and 1031 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Varna is 74%. 87% of male and 60% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 14%. Male literacy has gone up by 13% and female literacy rate has gone up by 15%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Varna

Total Male Female
Change 14 13 15
2011 74 87 60
2001 60 74 45

Workers profile

Varna has 44% (1872) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 58% male and 29% female population are working population. 36% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 21% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 5% of total female population are main and 24% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Varna

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 44 22 23 56
Male 58 37 21 42
Female 29 5 24 71