Paniyari Village, with population of 1862 is Vyara sub district's the 45th most populous village, located in Vyara sub district of Tapi district in the state Gujarat in India. Total geographical area of Paniyari village is 4 km2 and it is the 20th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 505 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Vyara and distance from Paniyari village to Vyara is 3 km. Pin code of Paniyari village is 394655. The village comes under Paniyari 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 1862 people, among them 946 (51%) are male and 916 (49%) are female. 11% of the whole population are from general caste, 5% are from schedule caste and 84% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Paniyari village is 7%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 395 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -14.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2183. Female population growth rate of the village is -10.7% which is 7.5% higher than male population growth rate of -18.2%. General caste population has decreased by -69.3%; Schedule caste population has increased by 28.6%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 7.7% and child population has decreased by -48.3% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 968 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 712, in schedule caste is 768 and in schedule tribe is 1022. There are 929 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 81 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 78 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 1340 people in the village are literate, among them 743 are male and 597 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Paniyari is 78%. 85% of male and 70% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 4%. Male literacy has gone up by 2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 7%.

Workers profile

Paniyari has 39% (720) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 58% male and 19% female population are working population. 47% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 12% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 13% of total female population are main and 6% are marginal workers.