Bhatha Village, with population of 1263 is Jalalpore sub district's the 29th least populous village, located in Jalalpore sub district of Navsari district in the state Gujarat in India. Total geographical area of Bhatha village is 15 km2 and it is the 5th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 84 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Navsari and distance from Bhatha village to Navsari is 36 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Bhatha village is 396310. The village comes under Magob panchayat. Jalalpore is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 36 km. District head quarter of the village is Navsari which is 36 km away. 9.75 square kilometer (65%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 1263 people, among them 671 (53%) are male and 592 (47%) are female. 92% of the whole population are from general caste, 2% are from schedule caste and 6% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bhatha village is 10%, among them 43% are boys and 57% are girls. There are 291 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -2.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1301. Female population growth rate of the village is -0.2% which is 5% higher than male population growth rate of -5.2%. General caste population has decreased by -3.7%; Schedule caste population has increased by 18.2%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 4% and child population has decreased by -3.9% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 882 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 888, in schedule caste is 857 and in schedule tribe is 814. There are 1302 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 increased by 461 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Literacy

Total 1115 people in the village are literate, among them 599 are male and 516 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Bhatha is 98%. 97% of male and 99% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 5%. Male literacy has gone down by 1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 9%.

Workers profile

Bhatha has 43% (538) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 60% male and 23% female population are working population. 56% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 15% of total female population are main and 8% are marginal workers.