Palasia Village, with population of 1352 is Vyara sub district's the 72nd 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 Palasia village to Vyara is 25 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Palasia village is 394635.


The village is home to 1352 people, among them 652 (48%) are male and 700 (52%) are female. 0% of the whole population are from general caste and 100% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Palasia village is 9%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 299 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 13.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1194. Female population growth rate of the village is 15.7% which is 5% higher than male population growth rate of 10.7%. General caste population has increased by 500%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 12.8% and child population has decreased by -31.9% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1074 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 500, and in schedule tribe is 1077. There are 882 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 47 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 76 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 821 people in the village are literate, among them 432 are male and 389 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Palasia is 67%. 74% of male and 61% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 16%. Male literacy has gone up by 13% and female literacy rate has gone up by 20%.

Workers profile

Palasia has 55% (749) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 58% male and 53% female population are working population. 45% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 13% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 41% of total female population are main and 12% are marginal workers.