Raval Population, Religion, Caste, Working Data Jamnagar, Gujarat - Census 2011

Raval is a Municipality city situated in Kalyanpur taluka of Jamnagar district. The Raval city is divided into 7 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 3,483 families residing in the Raval city. The total population of Raval is 19,777 out of which 9,949 are males and 9,828 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Raval is 988.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Raval city is 3201 which is 16% of the total population. There are 1600 male children and 1601 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Raval is 1,001 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (988).

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Raval is 62.6%. Thus Raval has lower literacy rate compared to 73.7% of Jamnagar district. The male literacy rate is 75.4% and the female literacy rate is 49.59% in Raval.

Population
19,777
Literacy
62.6%
Sex Ratio
988

Raval Municipality has total administration over 3,483 houses to which it supplies basic amenities such as water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Municipality limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.

Raval Municipality

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Raval Municipality.

Total Male Female
Children 3,201 1,600 1,601
Literacy 62.6% 63.3% 41.5%
Scheduled Caste 605 299 306
Scheduled Tribe 12 4 8
Illiterate 9,402 3,654 5,748

Caste-wise Population - Raval

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 3.1% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.1% of total population in Raval.

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 605 299 306
Schedule Tribe 12 4 8

Religion-wise Population - Raval

As per the Census 2011, the total Hindu population in Raval is 19,334 which is 97.76% of the total population. Also the total Muslim population in Raval is 425 which is 2.15% of the total population. Below is religion-wise population of Raval as per Census 2011.

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 19,334 (97.76%) 9,720 9,614
Muslim 425 (2.15%) 217 208
Christian 3 (0.02%) 2 1
Sikh 1 (0.01%) 0 1
Buddhist 1 (0.01%) 1 0
Jain 6 (0.03%) 5 1
Other Religion 1 (0.01%) 0 1
No Religion Specified 6 (0.03%) 4 2

Literacy Rate - Raval

The total literacy rate of Raval was 62.59% in 2011 which is less than average literacy rate 78.03% of Gujarat. Population-wise, out of total 10,375 literates, males were 6,295 while females were 4,080. Also the male literacy rate was 75.4% and the female literacy rate was 49.59% in Raval.

  Raval Gujarat
Female 49.59% 69.68%
Male 75.4% 85.75%
Total 62.59% 78.03%

Sex Ratio - Raval

The Sex Ratio of Raval is 988. Thus per every 1000 men there were 988 females in Raval. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 1,001 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 988 ) of Raval.


Child Population - Raval

According to Census 2011, there were 3,201 children between age 0 to 6 years in Raval. Out of which 1,600 were male while 1,601 were female.


Working Population - Raval

In Raval Municipality out of total population, 8,739 were engaged in work activities. 77.1% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 22.9% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 8,739 workers engaged in Main Work, 557 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 4,654 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 6,736 4,848 1,888
Cultivators 557 442 115
Agriculture Labourer 4,654 3,066 1,588
Household Industries 89 83 6
Other Workers 1,436 1,257 179
Marginal Workers 2,003 502 1,501
Non Working 11,038 4,599 6,439

Raval Wards

A ward is a local authority area, typically used for electoral purposes. Raval is further divided into 7 wards where elections are held every 5 years.

# Ward Population Literacy Sex Ratio
1 Ward No - 1 3,915 63.1% 959
2 Ward No - 2 2,548 64.1% 975
3 Ward No - 3 2,421 48.2% 989
4 Ward No - 4 2,521 45.5% 1,043
5 Ward No - 5 3,624 46.6% 986
6 Ward No - 6 1,903 60.8% 970
7 Ward No - 7 2,845 39.2% 1,005

Map of Raval, Jamnagar, Gujarat


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