Ethan Village, with population of 553 is Jalalpore sub district's the 7th least populous village, located in Jalalpore sub district of Navsari district in the state Gujarat in India. Total geographical area of Ethan village is 3 km2 and it is the 11th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 219 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Navsari and distance from Ethan village to Navsari is 7 km. Pin code of Ethan village is 396445. The village comes under Ethan panchayat. Jalalpore is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 10 km. District head quarter of the village is Navsari which is 7 km away.


The village is home to 553 people, among them 271 (49%) are male and 282 (51%) are female. 32% of the whole population are from general caste, 0% are from schedule caste and 68% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Ethan village is 10%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 146 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -15.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 656. Female population growth rate of the village is -15.1% which is 1.3% higher than male population growth rate of -16.4%. General caste population has decreased by -5.9%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -50%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -19.4% and child population has decreased by -36.1% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1041 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 825, in schedule caste is 1000 and in schedule tribe is 1162. There are 963 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 16 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 631 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 372 people in the village are literate, among them 198 are male and 174 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Ethan is 74%. 81% of male and 68% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 14%. Male literacy has gone up by 17% and female literacy rate has gone up by 12%.

Workers profile

Ethan has 47% (261) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 67% male and 28% female population are working population. 55% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 12% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 19% of total female population are main and 9% are marginal workers.