Devsar Ward No 01, with population of about 10 thousand is Devsar census town's only ward, located in Devsar census town of Gandevi sub district in Navsari district in the state Gujarat in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to about 10 thousand people, among them 5343 (52%) are male and 5003 (48%) are female. 80% of the whole population are from general caste, 2% are from schedule caste and 18% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Devsar Ward No 01 is 9%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 2198 households in the ward and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Devsar Ward No 01

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 10,346 8,301 189 1,856 915
Male 5,343 4,313 93 937 497
Female 5,003 3,988 96 919 418

Growth of population

Population of the ward has increased by 16.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 8856. Female population growth rate of the ward is 15.8% which is -2% lower than male population growth rate of 17.8%. General caste population has increased by 22.6%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -26.7%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 1.6% and child population has decreased by -7% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Devsar Ward No 01

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 17 23 -27 2 -7
Male 18 24 -26 1 -7
Female 16 21 -27 2 -7

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 936 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 925, in schedule caste is 1032 and in schedule tribe is 981. There are 841 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the ward. Overall sex ratio in the ward has decreased by 17 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 2 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Devsar Ward No 01

Total General SC ST Child
Change -17 -20 -16 10 2
2011 936 925 1,032 981 841
2001 953 945 1,048 971 839

Literacy

Total 9050 people in the ward are literate, among them 4752 are male and 4298 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Devsar WARD NO.-0001 is 96%. 98% of male and 94% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 6%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 10%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Devsar Ward No 01

Total Male Female
Change 7 3 10
2011 96 98 94
2001 90 95 84

Workers profile

Devsar WARD NO.-0001 has 35% (3618) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 55% male and 13% female population are working population. 54% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 1% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 12% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Devsar Ward No 01

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 35 34 1 65
Male 55 54 1 45
Female 13 12 1 87