Devataj Population, Caste, Working Data Anand, Gujarat - Census 2011

Devataj is a village situated in Sojitra taluka of Anand district in Gujarat. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 704 families residing in the village Devataj. The total population of Devataj is 3,406 out of which 1,784 are males and 1,622 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Devataj is 909.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Devataj village is 436 which is 13% of the total population. There are 241 male children and 195 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Devataj is 809 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (909) of Devataj village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Devataj is 74.4%. Thus Devataj village has higher literacy rate compared to 74.1% of Anand district. The male literacy rate is 87.88% and the female literacy rate is 59.78% in Devataj village.

Population
3,406
Families
704
Literacy
74.38%
Sex Ratio
909

As of Apr 2016, the Sarpanch of Devataj village is MUKESHBHAI SURYAKANTBHAI SHASTRI. As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Devataj village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.

Devataj Data as per Census 2011

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

Total Male Female
Children 436 241 195
Literacy 74.38% 87.88% 59.78%
Scheduled Caste 63 33 30
Scheduled Tribe 0 0 0
Illiterate 1,197 428 769

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 1.8% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Devataj village.


Working Population as per Census 2011

In Devataj village out of total population, 1,833 were engaged in work activities. 71.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 28.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,833 workers engaged in Main Work, 358 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 708 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 1,316 1,036 280
Cultivators 358 353 5
Agriculture Labourer 708 579 129
Other Workers 250 104 146
Marginal Workers 517 18 499
Non Working 1,573 730 843

Map of Devataj, Anand, Gujarat


Nearby Villages to Devataj, Sojitra

Below are the list of villages near Devataj village in Sojitra.

Village Population
Gada 3,032
Isnav 3,222
Balinta 3,718
Piplav 5,000
Meghalpur 1,736
Virol 2,832
Limbali 1,702
Dali 1,142
Palol 2,663
Trambovad 5,453

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