Kanotar Village, with population of 1691 is Bavla sub district's the 17th least populous village, located in Bavla sub district of Ahmadabad district in the state Gujarat in India. Total geographical area of Kanotar village is 16 km2 and it is the 18th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 108 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Bavla and distance from Kanotar village to Bavla is 26 km. Pin code of Kanotar village is 382230. The village comes under Kanotar panchayat. Bavla is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 26 km. District head quarter of the village is Ahmadabad which is 65 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 1691 people, among them 900 (53%) are male and 791 (47%) are female. 95% of the whole population are from general caste, 4% are from schedule caste and 2% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kanotar village is 12%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are 327 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kanotar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,691 1,600 61 30 199
Male 900 854 30 16 100
Female 791 746 31 14 99

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 2.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1657. Female population growth rate of the village is 0.3% which is -3.4% lower than male population growth rate of 3.7%. General caste population has decreased by -3.4% and child population has decreased by -32.3% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kanotar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2 -3 0 0 -32
Male 4 -2 0 0 -36
Female 0 -5 0 0 -28

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 879 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 874, in schedule caste is 1033 and in schedule tribe is 875. There are 990 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 30 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 117 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kanotar

Total General SC ST Child
Change -30 -35 1,033 875 117
2011 879 874 1,033 875 990
2001 909 909 0 0 873

Literacy

Total 739 people in the village are literate, among them 505 are male and 234 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kanotar is 50%. 63% of male and 34% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 16%. Male literacy has gone up by 14% and female literacy rate has gone up by 17%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kanotar

Total Male Female
Change 16 14 17
2011 50 63 34
2001 34 49 17

Workers profile

Kanotar has 38% (647) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 56% male and 18% female population are working population. 51% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 5% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 9% of total female population are main and 9% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kanotar

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 38 31 7 62
Male 56 51 5 44
Female 18 9 9 82