Katiskuva Najik Village, with population of 1290 is Vyara sub district's the 74th least populous village, located in Vyara sub district of Tapi district in the state Gujarat in India. Total geographical area of Katiskuva Najik village is 6 km2 and it is the 23rd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 208 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Vyara and distance from Katiskuva Najik village to Vyara is 8 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Katiskuva Najik village is 394655. The village comes under Katiskuva Najik panchayat. Vyara is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 8 km. District head quarter of the village is Vyara which is 8 km away. 0.99 square kilometer (16%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.


The village is home to 1290 people, among them 623 (48%) are male and 667 (52%) are female. 4% of the whole population are from general caste, 1% are from schedule caste and 95% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Katiskuva Najik village is 11%, among them 48% are boys and 52% are girls. There are 297 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 0.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1282. Female population growth rate of the village is 1.1% which is 0.9% higher than male population growth rate of 0.2%. General caste population has increased by 5200%; Schedule caste population has increased by 14.3%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -3.5% and child population has increased by 9.6% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1071 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 710, in schedule caste is 600 and in schedule tribe is 1094. There are 1076 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 10 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 123 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 772 people in the village are literate, among them 420 are male and 352 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Katiskuva Najik is 67%. 75% of male and 59% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 4%. Male literacy has gone up by 4% and female literacy rate has gone up by 3%.

Workers profile

Katiskuva Najik has 69% (893) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 71% male and 68% female population are working population. 69% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 62% of total female population are main and 6% are marginal workers.