Dolvan Village, with population of 7179 is Vyara sub district's the 2nd most populous village, located in Vyara sub district of Tapi district in the state Gujarat in India. Total geographical area of Dolvan village is 18 km2 and it is the 2nd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 402 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Vyara and distance from Dolvan village to Vyara is 25 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Dolvan village is 394635. The village comes under Dolvan panchayat. Vyara is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 25 km. District head quarter of the village is Vyara which is 25 km away.


The village is home to 7179 people, among them 3577 (50%) are male and 3602 (50%) are female. 4% of the whole population are from general caste, 1% are from schedule caste and 96% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Dolvan village is 9%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are 1638 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 8.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 6630. Female population growth rate of the village is 7% which is -2.6% lower than male population growth rate of 9.6%. General caste population has increased by 5.9%; Schedule caste population has increased by 140%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 8.1% and child population has decreased by -19.5% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1007 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 753, in schedule caste is 895 and in schedule tribe is 1019. There are 994 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has decreased by 25 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 40 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 4829 people in the village are literate, among them 2609 are male and 2220 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Dolvan is 74%. 81% of male and 68% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 9%. Male literacy has gone up by 8% and female literacy rate has gone up by 11%.

Workers profile

Dolvan has 63% (4550) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 66% male and 60% female population are working population. 51% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 16% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 28% of total female population are main and 32% are marginal workers.