Katasvan Village, with population of 2447 is Vyara sub district's the 25th most populous village, located in Vyara sub district of Tapi district in the state Gujarat in India. Total geographical area of Katasvan village is 9 km2 and it is the 13th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 266 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Vyara and distance from Katasvan village to Vyara is 3 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Katasvan village is 394655. The village comes under Katasvan panchayat. Vyara is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 3 km. District head quarter of the village is Vyara which is 3 km away.


The village is home to 2447 people, among them 1202 (49%) are male and 1245 (51%) are female. 4% of the whole population are from general caste, 0% are from schedule caste and 95% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Katasvan village is 9%, among them 57% are boys and 43% are girls. There are 514 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 7.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2285. Female population growth rate of the village is 7% which is -0.2% lower than male population growth rate of 7.2%. General caste population has decreased by -50%; Schedule caste population has increased by 20%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 12.9% and child population has decreased by -24.7% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1036 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1019, in schedule caste is 2000 and in schedule tribe is 1035. There are 750 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 2 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 161 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 1674 people in the village are literate, among them 869 are male and 805 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Katasvan is 75%. 80% of male and 70% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 13%. Male literacy has gone up by 10% and female literacy rate has gone up by 16%.

Workers profile

Katasvan has 60% (1480) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 62% male and 59% female population are working population. 60% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 42% of total female population are main and 16% are marginal workers.