Rupal Village, with population of 4418 is Bavla sub district's the 6th most populous village, located in Bavla sub district of Ahmadabad district in the state Gujarat in India. Total geographical area of Rupal village is 9 km2 and it is the 12th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 511 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Bavla and distance from Rupal village to Bavla is 5 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Rupal village is 382220. The village comes under Rupal panchayat. Bavla is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 5 km. District head quarter of the village is Ahmadabad which is 37 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 4418 people, among them 2301 (52%) are male and 2117 (48%) are female. 90% of the whole population are from general caste, 10% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Rupal village is 13%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 944 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Rupal

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 4,418 3,987 421 10 587
Male 2,301 2,073 220 8 312
Female 2,117 1,914 201 2 275

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 17.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 3770. Female population growth rate of the village is 20.3% which is 5.8% higher than male population growth rate of 14.5%. General caste population has increased by 19.9%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -3%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -16.7% and child population has increased by 5.8% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Rupal

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 17.2% 19.9% -3% -16.7% 5.8%
Male 14.5% 17% -5.6% 60% 10.2%
Female 20.3% 23.3% 0% -71.4% 1.1%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 920 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 923, in schedule caste is 914 and in schedule tribe is 250. There are 881 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 44 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 80 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Rupal

Total General SC ST Child
Change 44 47 51 -1150 -80
2011 920 923 914 250 881
2001 876 876 863 1400 961

Literacy

Total 3203 people in the village are literate, among them 1811 are male and 1392 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Rupal is 84%. 91% of male and 76% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 13%. Male literacy has gone up by 6% and female literacy rate has gone up by 23%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Rupal

Total Male Female
Change 13.0% 5.7% 22.1%
2011 83.6% 91.1% 75.6%
2001 70.6% 85.4% 53.5%

Workers profile

Rupal has 38% (1697) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 60% male and 15% female population are working population. 56% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 14% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Rupal

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 38.4% 35.6% 2.8% 61.6%
Male 59.7% 55.9% 3.8% 40.3%
Female 15.3% 13.7% 1.7% 84.7%