Nearest town of the village is Vyara and distance from Garvan village to Vyara is 26 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Garvan village is 394633.
The village is home to 728 people, among them 369 (51%) are male and 359 (49%) are female. 1% of the whole population are from general caste and 99% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Garvan village is 11%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 162 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.
Growth of population
Population of the village has increased by 3.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 701. Female population growth rate of the village is 12.5% which is 15.9% higher than male population growth rate of -3.4%. General caste population has decreased by -96.4%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 28.4% and child population has decreased by -10.2% in the village since last census.
Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male
As of 2011 census there are 973 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 667, and in schedule tribe is 975. There are 927 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 138 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 73 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.
Total 373 people in the village are literate, among them 208 are male and 165 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Garvan is 57%. 63% of male and 51% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 4%. Male literacy has gone down by 0% and female literacy rate has gone up by 10%.
Garvan has 57% (415) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 56% male and 58% female population are working population. 49% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 33% of total female population are main and 25% are marginal workers.