Kanera Village, with population of 1312 is Jalalpore sub district's the 31st least populous village, located in Jalalpore sub district of Navsari district in the state Gujarat in India. Total geographical area of Kanera village is 4 km2 and it is the 21st smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 361 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Navsari and distance from Kanera village to Navsari is 23 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Kanera village is 396460. The village comes under Kanera panchayat. Jalalpore is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 20 km. District head quarter of the village is Navsari which is 23 km away.


The village is home to 1312 people, among them 664 (51%) are male and 648 (49%) are female. 99% of the whole population are from general caste, 1% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kanera village is 7%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are 290 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -3.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1356. Female population growth rate of the village is -3.6% which is -0.7% lower than male population growth rate of -2.9%. General caste population has decreased by -3.1%; Schedule caste population has increased by 14.3%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -26.7% and child population has decreased by -30.5% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 976 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 983, in schedule caste is 333 and in schedule tribe is 833. There are 1000 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 6 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 74 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 1192 people in the village are literate, among them 613 are male and 579 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kanera is 98%. 100% of male and 97% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by 1%. Male literacy has gone down by 1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 2%.

Workers profile

Kanera has 39% (512) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 59% male and 19% female population are working population. 46% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 13% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 9% of total female population are main and 9% are marginal workers.