Devadthal Village, with population of 2960 is Bavla sub district's the 15th most populous village, located in Bavla sub district of Ahmadabad district in the state Gujarat in India. Total geographical area of Devadthal village is 19 km2 and it is the 11th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 158 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Bavla and distance from Devadthal village to Bavla is 27 km. Pin code of Devadthal village is 382220. The village comes under Devadthal panchayat. Bavla is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 27 km. District head quarter of the village is Ahmadabad which is 62 km away. 0.72 square kilometer (4%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 2960 people, among them 1531 (52%) are male and 1429 (48%) are female. 66% of the whole population are from general caste, 7% are from schedule caste and 27% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Devadthal village is 18%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 610 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Devadthal

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,960 1,951 218 791 545
Male 1,531 1,031 112 388 284
Female 1,429 920 106 403 261

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 19.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2478. Female population growth rate of the village is 21.8% which is 4.5% higher than male population growth rate of 17.3%. General caste population has increased by 15.7%; Schedule caste population has increased by 17.2%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 30.5% and child population has increased by 7.5% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Devadthal

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 20 16 17 31 8
Male 17 15 17 25 11
Female 22 17 18 37 4

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 933 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 892, in schedule caste is 946 and in schedule tribe is 1039. There are 919 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 34 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 61 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Devadthal

Total General SC ST Child
Change 34 14 8 90 -61
2011 933 892 946 1,039 919
2001 899 878 938 949 980

Literacy

Total 1281 people in the village are literate, among them 792 are male and 489 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Devadthal is 53%. 64% of male and 42% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 25%. Male literacy has gone up by 23% and female literacy rate has gone up by 28%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Devadthal

Total Male Female
Change 25 22 28
2011 53 64 42
2001 28 41 14

Workers profile

Devadthal has 39% (1140) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 57% male and 18% female population are working population. 49% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 8% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 7% of total female population are main and 11% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Devadthal

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 39 29 10 62
Male 58 49 8 43
Female 18 7 11 82