Dahej Population, Caste, Working Data Bharuch, Gujarat - Census 2011

Dahej is a village situated in Vagra taluka of Bharuch district in Gujarat. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 3,426 families residing in the village Dahej. The total population of Dahej is 13,495 out of which 8,345 are males and 5,150 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Dahej is 617.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Dahej village is 1604 which is 12% of the total population. There are 840 male children and 764 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Dahej is 910 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (617) of Dahej village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Dahej is 83.8%. Thus Dahej village has higher literacy rate compared to 72.1% of Bharuch district. The male literacy rate is 89.33% and the female literacy rate is 74.46% in Dahej village.

Population
13,495
Families
3,426
Literacy
83.84%
Sex Ratio
617

As of Apr 2016, the Sarpanch of Dahej village is JAYBA P RANA. As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Dahej village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.

Dahej Data as per Census 2011

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Dahej village.

Total Male Female
Children 1,604 840 764
Literacy 83.84% 89.33% 74.46%
Scheduled Caste 542 279 263
Scheduled Tribe 2,090 1,097 993
Illiterate 3,525 1,641 1,884

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 4% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 15.5% of total population in Dahej village.


Working Population as per Census 2011

In Dahej village out of total population, 5,163 were engaged in work activities. 86.7% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 13.3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 5,163 workers engaged in Main Work, 113 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 14 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 4,476 3,888 588
Cultivators 113 92 21
Agriculture Labourer 14 11 3
Household Industries 12 10 2
Other Workers 4,337 3,775 562
Marginal Workers 687 530 157
Non Working 8,332 3,927 4,405

Map of Dahej, Bharuch, Gujarat


Nearby Villages to Dahej, Vagra

Below are the list of villages near Dahej village in Vagra.

Village Population
Lakhigam 4,938
Vadadla 822
Luvara 1,663
Samatpor 367
Jageshwar 1,571
Galenda 611
Ambheta 1,552
Atali 1,150
Jolva 1,442
Bhensali 1,123

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