Dabhel Village, with population of 4389 is Jalalpore sub district's the 6th most populous village, located in Jalalpore sub district of Navsari district in the state Gujarat in India. Total geographical area of Dabhel village is 5 km2 and it is the 29th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 975 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Navsari and distance from Dabhel village to Navsari is 14 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Dabhel village is 396415. The village comes under Dabhel panchayat. Jalalpore is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 14 km. District head quarter of the village is Navsari which is 14 km away.


The village is home to 4389 people, among them 2191 (50%) are male and 2198 (50%) are female. 82% of the whole population are from general caste, 3% are from schedule caste and 15% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Dabhel village is 13%, among them 55% are boys and 45% are girls. There are 837 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -3.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 4562. Female population growth rate of the village is 8.3% which is 21.8% higher than male population growth rate of -13.5%. General caste population has decreased by -5.1%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -21.4%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 9% and child population has decreased by -16.5% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1003 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1011, in schedule caste is 1164 and in schedule tribe is 934. There are 826 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 202 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 108 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 3359 people in the village are literate, among them 1676 are male and 1683 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Dabhel is 88%. 90% of male and 87% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 4%. Male literacy has gone down by 1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 10%.

Workers profile

Dabhel has 32% (1416) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 53% male and 12% female population are working population. 52% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 1% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 11% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.