Sarkuva Village, with population of 1064 is Vyara sub district's the 64th least populous village, located in Vyara sub district of Tapi district in the state Gujarat in India. Total geographical area of Sarkuva village is 2 km2 and it is the 11th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 434 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Vyara and distance from Sarkuva village to Vyara is 7 km. Pin code of Sarkuva village is 394655. The village comes under Sarkuva panchayat. Vyara is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 7 km. District head quarter of the village is Vyara which is 7 km away.


The village is home to 1064 people, among them 527 (50%) are male and 537 (50%) are female. 2% of the whole population are from general caste and 98% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Sarkuva village is 8%, among them 45% are boys and 55% are girls. There are 224 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 3.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1032. Female population growth rate of the village is 4.5% which is 2.8% higher than male population growth rate of 1.7%. General caste population has increased by 1000%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 1.2% and child population has increased by 11.7% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1019 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 2143, and in schedule tribe is 1004. There are 1205 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 27 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 494 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 734 people in the village are literate, among them 407 are male and 327 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Sarkuva is 75%. 83% of male and 67% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 11%. Male literacy has gone up by 9% and female literacy rate has gone up by 12%.

Workers profile

Sarkuva has 60% (637) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 61% male and 59% female population are working population. 48% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 13% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 46% of total female population are main and 13% are marginal workers.