Saragvala Village, with population of 2972 is Dholka sub district's the 20th most populous village, located in Dholka sub district of Ahmadabad district in the state Gujarat in India. Total geographical area of Saragvala village is 27 km2 and it is the 9th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 110 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Dholka and distance from Saragvala village to Dholka is 35 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Saragvala village is 382230. The village comes under Saragvala panchayat. Dholka is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 35 km. District head quarter of the village is Ahmadabad which is 70 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 2972 people, among them 1516 (51%) are male and 1456 (49%) are female. 92% of the whole population are from general caste, 8% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Saragvala village is 15%, among them 55% are boys and 45% are girls. There are 563 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Saragvala

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,972 2,720 248 4 431
Male 1,516 1,386 128 2 238
Female 1,456 1,334 120 2 193

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 11.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2659. Female population growth rate of the village is 13.3% which is 3% higher than male population growth rate of 10.3%. General caste population has increased by 13.4%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -0.4%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -63.6% and child population has decreased by -13.3% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Saragvala

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 11.8% 13.4% -0.4% -63.6% -13.3%
Male 10.3% 12.1% -3% -66.7% 0.4%
Female 13.3% 14.7% 2.6% -60% -25.8%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 960 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 962, in schedule caste is 938 and in schedule tribe is 1000. There are 811 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 25 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 286 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Saragvala

Total General SC ST Child
Change 25 21 52 167 -286
2011 960 962 938 1000 811
2001 935 941 886 833 1097

Literacy

Total 1925 people in the village are literate, among them 1132 are male and 793 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Saragvala is 76%. 89% of male and 63% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 14%. Male literacy has gone up by 10% and female literacy rate has gone up by 20%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Saragvala

Total Male Female
Change 14.1% 9.9% 20.0%
2011 75.8% 88.6% 62.8%
2001 61.7% 78.7% 42.8%

Workers profile

Saragvala has 38% (1129) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 56% male and 19% female population are working population. 55% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 1% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 16% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Saragvala

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 38% 36.1% 1.9% 62%
Male 56% 54.9% 1.1% 44%
Female 19.2% 16.5% 2.7% 80.8%