Dera is a village situated in Deodar taluka of Banaskantha district in Gujarat. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 332 families residing in the village Dera. The total population of Dera is 1,920 out of which 1,014 are males and 906 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Dera is 893.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Dera village is 328 which is 17% of the total population. There are 183 male children and 145 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Dera is 792 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (893) of Dera village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Dera is 60.4%. Thus Dera village has higher literacy rate compared to 54.6% of Banaskantha district. The male literacy rate is 75.57% and the female literacy rate is 43.76% in Dera village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Dera village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.
As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Dera village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 4% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Dera village.
In Dera village out of total population, 903 were engaged in work activities. 92.4% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 7.6% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 903 workers engaged in Main Work, 351 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 218 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Dera village in Deodar.