Meni Village, with population of 2230 is Bavla sub district's the 21st most populous village, located in Bavla sub district of Ahmadabad district in the state Gujarat in India. Total geographical area of Meni village is 19 km2 and it is the 12th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 119 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Bavla and distance from Meni village to Bavla is 50 km. Pin code of Meni village is 382220. The village comes under Meni panchayat. Bavla is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 50 km. District head quarter of the village is Ahmadabad which is 75 km away. 0.65 square kilometer (3%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 2230 people, among them 1181 (53%) are male and 1049 (47%) are female. 99% of the whole population are from general caste, 1% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Meni village is 17%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 404 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Meni

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,230 2,199 29 2 390
Male 1,181 1,165 15 1 211
Female 1,049 1,034 14 1 179

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 49.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1493. Female population growth rate of the village is 47.7% which is -3.1% lower than male population growth rate of 50.8%. General caste population has increased by 49.7%; Schedule caste population has increased by 20.8% and child population has increased by 55.4% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Meni

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 49 50 21 0 55
Male 51 51 50 0 70
Female 48 49 0 0 41

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 888 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 888, in schedule caste is 933 and in schedule tribe is 1000. There are 848 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 19 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 176 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Meni

Total General SC ST Child
Change -19 -12 -467 1,000 -176
2011 888 888 933 1,000 848
2001 907 900 1,400 0 1,024

Literacy

Total 817 people in the village are literate, among them 566 are male and 251 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Meni is 44%. 58% of male and 29% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 17%. Male literacy has gone up by 17% and female literacy rate has gone up by 16%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Meni

Total Male Female
Change 17 18 16
2011 44 58 29
2001 28 41 13

Workers profile

Meni has 47% (1053) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 53% male and 41% female population are working population. 52% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 1% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 31% of total female population are main and 10% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Meni

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 47 42 5 53
Male 53 52 1 47
Female 41 31 10 59