Besaniya Village, with population of 1329 is Vyara sub district's the 75th least populous village, located in Vyara sub district of Tapi district in the state Gujarat in India. Total geographical area of Besaniya village is 12 km2 and it is the 7th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 113 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Vyara and distance from Besaniya village to Vyara is 35 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Besaniya village is 394635. The village comes under Besaniya panchayat. Vyara is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 35 km. District head quarter of the village is Vyara which is 35 km away. 9.48 square kilometer (80%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.


The village is home to 1329 people, among them 664 (50%) are male and 665 (50%) are female. 1% of the whole population are from general caste and 99% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Besaniya village is 14%, among them 49% are boys and 51% are girls. There are 299 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -5.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1406. Female population growth rate of the village is -5.5% which is -0.1% lower than male population growth rate of -5.4%. General caste population has increased by 133.3%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -5.7% and child population has decreased by -27.5% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1002 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1333, and in schedule tribe is 1000. There are 1022 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 1 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 30 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 782 people in the village are literate, among them 452 are male and 330 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Besaniya is 68%. 79% of male and 58% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 13%. Male literacy has gone up by 12% and female literacy rate has gone up by 14%.

Workers profile

Besaniya has 54% (720) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 56% male and 52% female population are working population. 52% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 5% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 21% of total female population are main and 31% are marginal workers.