Gheriyavav Village, with population of 1167 is Vyara sub district's the 68th least populous village, located in Vyara sub district of Tapi district in the state Gujarat in India. Total geographical area of Gheriyavav village is 4 km2 and it is the 25th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 290 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Vyara and distance from Gheriyavav village to Vyara is 20 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Gheriyavav village is 394630. The village comes under Gheriyavav panchayat. Vyara is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 20 km. District head quarter of the village is Vyara which is 20 km away.


The village is home to 1167 people, among them 591 (51%) are male and 576 (49%) are female. 1% of the whole population are from general caste and 99% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Gheriyavav village is 10%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are 249 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 19.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 977. Female population growth rate of the village is 25.2% which is 10.9% higher than male population growth rate of 14.3%.; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 18.8% and child population has decreased by -25.7% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 975 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 200, and in schedule tribe is 981. There are 1018 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 85 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 291 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 720 people in the village are literate, among them 409 are male and 311 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Gheriyavav is 68%. 76% of male and 60% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 12%. Male literacy has gone up by 7% and female literacy rate has gone up by 17%.

Workers profile

Gheriyavav has 49% (567) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 62% male and 35% female population are working population. 61% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 1% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 35% of total female population are main and 0% are marginal workers.