Chikhli Village, with population of 2597 is Vyara sub district's the 18th most populous village, located in Vyara sub district of Tapi district in the state Gujarat in India.

Nearest town of the village is Vyara and distance from Chikhli village to Vyara is 7 km. Pin code of Chikhli village is 394655.

Demographics

The village is home to 2597 people, among them 1279 (49%) are male and 1318 (51%) are female. 5% 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 Chikhli village is 9%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 558 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 7.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2420. Female population growth rate of the village is 8.6% which is 2.5% higher than male population growth rate of 6.1%. General caste population has decreased by -5.3%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -69.2%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 8.9% and child population has decreased by -21.8% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1030 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1255, in schedule caste is 1000 and in schedule tribe is 1020. There are 958 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 23 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 72 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Literacy

Total 1709 people in the village are literate, among them 937 are male and 772 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Chikhli is 72%. 81% of male and 64% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 7%. Male literacy has gone up by 7% and female literacy rate has gone up by 8%.

Workers profile

Chikhli has 65% (1692) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 66% male and 64% female population are working population. 65% 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 2% are marginal workers.