Dahegamda Village, with population of 2089 is Bavla sub district's the 21st least populous village, located in Bavla sub district of Ahmadabad district in the state Gujarat in India. Total geographical area of Dahegamda village is 10 km2 and it is the 15th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 209 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Bavla and distance from Dahegamda village to Bavla is 13 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Dahegamda village is 382220. The village comes under Dahegamda panchayat. Bavla is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 13 km. District head quarter of the village is Ahmadabad which is 55 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 2089 people, among them 1093 (52%) are male and 996 (48%) are female. 95% of the whole population are from general caste, 5% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Dahegamda village is 16%, among them 57% are boys and 43% are girls. There are 416 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Dahegamda

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,089 1,977 112 0 333
Male 1,093 1,033 60 0 189
Female 996 944 52 0 144

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 17.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1784. Female population growth rate of the village is 14.5% which is -5.1% lower than male population growth rate of 19.6%. General caste population has increased by 19.7%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -15.8% and child population has increased by 0.6% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Dahegamda

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 17 20 -16 0 1
Male 20 22 -6 0 13
Female 15 18 -25 0 -12

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 911 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 914, in schedule caste is 867. There are 762 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 41 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 208 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Dahegamda

Total General SC ST Child
Change -41 -28 -211 0 -208
2011 911 914 867 0 762
2001 952 942 1,078 0 970

Literacy

Total 1122 people in the village are literate, among them 762 are male and 360 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Dahegamda is 64%. 84% of male and 42% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 11%. Male literacy has gone up by 6% and female literacy rate has gone up by 15%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Dahegamda

Total Male Female
Change 11 6 16
2011 64 84 42
2001 53 78 27

Workers profile

Dahegamda has 62% (1305) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 61% male and 64% female population are working population. 60% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 1% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 55% of total female population are main and 9% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Dahegamda

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 63 57 5 38
Male 61 60 2 39
Female 64 55 9 36