Delvada Village, with population of 902 is Jalalpore sub district's the 19th least populous village, located in Jalalpore sub district of Navsari district in the state Gujarat in India. Total geographical area of Delvada village is 7 km2 and it is the 30th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 139 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Navsari and distance from Delvada village to Navsari is 16 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Delvada village is 396436. The village comes under Delvada panchayat. Jalalpore is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 17 km. District head quarter of the village is Navsari which is 16 km away. 3.98 square kilometer (61%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.


The village is home to 902 people, among them 435 (48%) are male and 467 (52%) are female. 90% of the whole population are from general caste, 2% are from schedule caste and 9% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Delvada village is 6%, among them 35% are boys and 65% are girls. There are 229 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -6.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 969. Female population growth rate of the village is -6.6% which is 0.6% higher than male population growth rate of -7.2%. General caste population has decreased by -5.4%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -65%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 6.8% and child population has decreased by -40.9% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1074 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1053, in schedule caste is 1000 and in schedule tribe is 1324. There are 1895 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 8 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 828 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 773 people in the village are literate, among them 392 are male and 381 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Delvada is 91%. 94% of male and 88% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by 0%. Male literacy has gone down by -2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 2%.

Workers profile

Delvada has 41% (370) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 57% male and 26% female population are working population. 56% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 14% of total female population are main and 11% are marginal workers.