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

Gandhar is a village situated in Vagra taluka of Bharuch district in Gujarat. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 453 families residing in the village Gandhar. The total population of Gandhar is 2,121 out of which 1,138 are males and 983 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Gandhar is 864.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Gandhar village is 231 which is 11% of the total population. There are 119 male children and 112 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Gandhar is 941 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (864) of Gandhar village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Gandhar is 68.2%. Thus Gandhar village has lower literacy rate compared to 72.1% of Bharuch district. The male literacy rate is 78.51% and the female literacy rate is 56.14% in Gandhar village.

Population
2,121
Families
453
Literacy
68.2%
Sex Ratio
864

As of Apr 2016, the Sarpanch of Gandhar village is SHARVANBHAI B MAKVANA. As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Gandhar village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.

Gandhar Data as per Census 2011

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

Total Male Female
Children 231 119 112
Literacy 68.2% 78.51% 56.14%
Scheduled Caste 90 49 41
Scheduled Tribe 54 35 19
Illiterate 832 338 494

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 4.2% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 2.5% of total population in Gandhar village.


Working Population as per Census 2011

In Gandhar village out of total population, 919 were engaged in work activities. 66.1% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 33.9% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 919 workers engaged in Main Work, 137 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 219 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 607 495 112
Cultivators 137 122 15
Agriculture Labourer 219 149 70
Household Industries 18 10 8
Other Workers 233 214 19
Marginal Workers 312 233 79
Non Working 1,202 410 792

Map of Gandhar, Bharuch, Gujarat


Nearby Villages to Gandhar, Vagra

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

Village Population
Muler 1,735
Paldi 832
Chanchvel 3,396
Badalpura 519
Vinchhiyad 638
Khadkhandali 68
Ora 1,241
Vagra 7,724
Sachan 691
Pahaj 2,437

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