Vadnagar Population, Religion, Caste, Working Data Mahesana, Gujarat - Census 2011

Vadnagar is a Municipality city situated in Vadnagar taluka of Mahesana district. The Vadnagar city is divided into 6 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 5,584 families residing in the Vadnagar city. The total population of Vadnagar is 27,790 out of which 14,097 are males and 13,693 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Vadnagar is 971.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Vadnagar city is 3408 which is 12% of the total population. There are 1759 male children and 1649 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Vadnagar is 937 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (971).

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Vadnagar is 80.5%. Thus Vadnagar has lower literacy rate compared to 83.6% of Mahesana district. The male literacy rate is 90.41% and the female literacy rate is 70.42% in Vadnagar.

Population
27,790
Literacy
80.5%
Sex Ratio
971

Vadnagar Municipality has total administration over 5,584 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.

Vadnagar Municipality

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

Total Male Female
Children 3,408 1,759 1,649
Literacy 80.5% 79.1% 61.9%
Scheduled Caste 2,178 1,144 1,034
Scheduled Tribe 33 20 13
Illiterate 8,154 2,942 5,212

Caste-wise Population - Vadnagar

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 7.8% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.1% of total population in Vadnagar.

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 2,178 1,144 1,034
Schedule Tribe 33 20 13

Religion-wise Population - Vadnagar

As per the Census 2011, the total Hindu population in Vadnagar is 25,620 which is 92.19% of the total population. Also the total Muslim population in Vadnagar is 1,969 which is 7.09% of the total population. Below is religion-wise population of Vadnagar as per Census 2011.

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 25,620 (92.19%) 12,995 12,625
Muslim 1,969 (7.09%) 993 976
Christian 14 (0.05%) 7 7
Sikh 48 (0.17%) 27 21
Buddhist 1 (0%) 1 0
Jain 115 (0.41%) 62 53
Other Religion 1 (0%) 1 0
No Religion Specified 22 (0.08%) 11 11

Literacy Rate - Vadnagar

The total literacy rate of Vadnagar was 80.53% in 2011 which is greater than average literacy rate 78.03% of Gujarat. Population-wise, out of total 19,636 literates, males were 11,155 while females were 8,481. Also the male literacy rate was 90.41% and the female literacy rate was 70.42% in Vadnagar.

  Vadnagar Gujarat
Female 70.42% 69.68%
Male 90.41% 85.75%
Total 80.53% 78.03%

Sex Ratio - Vadnagar

The Sex Ratio of Vadnagar is 971. Thus per every 1000 men there were 971 females in Vadnagar. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 937 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 971 ) of Vadnagar.


Child Population - Vadnagar

According to Census 2011, there were 3,408 children between age 0 to 6 years in Vadnagar. Out of which 1,759 were male while 1,649 were female.


Working Population - Vadnagar

In Vadnagar Municipality out of total population, 9,665 were engaged in work activities. 84.2% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 15.8% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 9,665 workers engaged in Main Work, 1,188 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1,600 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 8,137 6,719 1,418
Cultivators 1,188 1,102 86
Agriculture Labourer 1,600 1,056 544
Household Industries 163 119 44
Other Workers 5,186 4,442 744
Marginal Workers 1,528 771 757
Non Working 18,125 6,607 11,518

Vadnagar Wards

A ward is a local authority area, typically used for electoral purposes. Vadnagar is further divided into 6 wards where elections are held every 5 years.

# Ward Population Literacy Sex Ratio
1 Ward No - 1 3,546 75.5% 962
2 Ward No - 2 4,699 69.3% 1,008
3 Ward No - 3 7,389 67.9% 932
4 Ward No - 4 2,556 84.9% 960
5 Ward No - 5 3,905 66.6% 1,016
6 Ward No - 6 5,695 68.7% 975

Map of Vadnagar, Mahesana, Gujarat


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