Arkund Village, with population of 410 is Vyara sub district's the 22nd least populous village, located in Vyara sub district of Tapi district in the state Gujarat in India. Total geographical area of Arkund village is 1 km2 and it is the 2nd smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 291 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Vyara and distance from Arkund village to Vyara is 14 km. Pin code of Arkund village is 394655. The village comes under Meghpur panchayat. Vyara is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 14 km. District head quarter of the village is Vyara which is 14 km away.


The village is home to 410 people, among them 197 (48%) are male and 213 (52%) are female. and 100% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Arkund village is 10%, among them 41% are boys and 59% are girls. There are 92 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 25.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 326. Female population growth rate of the village is 29.9% which is 8.3% higher than male population growth rate of 21.6%.; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 25.8% and child population has decreased by -22.6% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1081 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in and in schedule tribe is 1081. There are 1412 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 69 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 204 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 280 people in the village are literate, among them 157 are male and 123 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Arkund is 76%. 87% of male and 65% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 35%. Male literacy has gone up by 35% and female literacy rate has gone up by 36%.

Workers profile

Arkund has 69% (282) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 69% male and 69% female population are working population. 69% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 1% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 63% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.