Kochariya Village, with population of 3036 is Bavla sub district's the 13th most populous village, located in Bavla sub district of Ahmadabad district in the state Gujarat in India. Total geographical area of Kochariya village is 9 km2 and it is the 14th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 321 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Bavla and distance from Kochariya village to Bavla is 8 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Kochariya village is 382220. The village comes under Kochariya panchayat. Bavla is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 8 km. District head quarter of the village is Ahmadabad which is 55 km away. 0.08 square kilometer (1%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 3036 people, among them 1549 (51%) are male and 1487 (49%) are female. 86% of the whole population are from general caste, 14% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kochariya village is 18%, among them 48% are boys and 52% are girls. There are 587 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kochariya

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 3,036 2,626 410 0 532
Male 1,549 1,331 218 0 256
Female 1,487 1,295 192 0 276

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 39.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2171. Female population growth rate of the village is 43.7% which is 7.3% higher than male population growth rate of 36.4%. General caste population has increased by 39.9%; Schedule caste population has increased by 42.4% and child population has increased by 49.4% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kochariya

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 40 40 42 -100 49
Male 36 36 43 -100 30
Female 44 44 42 -100 74

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 973, in schedule caste is 881. There are 1078 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 49 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 271 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kochariya

Total General SC ST Child
Change 49 58 -1 -1,000 271
2011 960 973 881 0 1,078
2001 911 915 882 1,000 807

Literacy

Total 1544 people in the village are literate, among them 1000 are male and 544 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kochariya is 62%. 77% of male and 45% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 4%. Male literacy has gone up by 2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 6%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kochariya

Total Male Female
Change 4 2 6
2011 62 77 45
2001 58 75 39

Workers profile

Kochariya has 48% (1460) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 59% male and 37% female population are working population. 53% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 6% of total female population are main and 31% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kochariya

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 48 30 18 52
Male 59 53 6 41
Female 37 6 31 63