Samani Village, with population of 621 is Dholka sub district's the 5th least populous village, located in Dholka sub district of Ahmadabad district in the state Gujarat in India. Total geographical area of Samani village is 15 km2 and it is the 26th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 42 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Dholka and distance from Samani village to Dholka is 45 km. Pin code of Samani village is 382225. The village comes under Samani panchayat. Dholka is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 45 km. District head quarter of the village is Ahmadabad which is 103 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 621 people, among them 315 (51%) are male and 306 (49%) are female. 95% of the whole population are from general caste, 5% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Samani village is 16%, among them 49% are boys and 51% are girls. There are 115 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Samani

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 621 593 28 0 98
Male 315 302 13 0 48
Female 306 291 15 0 50

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 15.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 539. Female population growth rate of the village is 19.1% which is 7.4% higher than male population growth rate of 11.7%. General caste population has increased by 24.1%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -54.1% and child population has increased by 6.5% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Samani

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 15 24 -54 0 7
Male 12 21 -61 0 -16
Female 19 27 -46 0 43

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 971 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 964, in schedule caste is 1154. There are 1042 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 60 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 428 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Samani

Total General SC ST Child
Change 60 44 306 0 428
2011 971 964 1,154 0 1,042
2001 911 920 848 0 614

Literacy

Total 399 people in the village are literate, among them 240 are male and 159 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Samani is 76%. 90% of male and 62% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 13%. Male literacy has gone up by 13% and female literacy rate has gone up by 13%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Samani

Total Male Female
Change 13 13 13
2011 76 90 62
2001 63 77 49

Workers profile

Samani has 37% (227) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 57% male and 15% female population are working population. 56% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 1% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 5% of total female population are main and 10% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Samani

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 37 31 6 63
Male 58 56 1 43
Female 15 5 11 85