Kaniyad is a village situated in Botad taluka of Bhavnagar district in Gujarat. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 1,062 families residing in the village Kaniyad. The total population of Kaniyad is 6,719 out of which 3,452 are males and 3,267 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Kaniyad is 946.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Kaniyad village is 1157 which is 17% of the total population. There are 603 male children and 554 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Kaniyad is 919 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (946) of Kaniyad village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Kaniyad is 67.9%. Thus Kaniyad village has higher literacy rate compared to 65.5% of Bhavnagar district. The male literacy rate is 79.05% and the female literacy rate is 56.21% in Kaniyad village.
As of Apr 2016, the Sarpanch of Kaniyad village is NIRATBEN CHIKABHA JAMBUKIYA. As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Kaniyad 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 Kaniyad village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 1.5% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Kaniyad village.
In Kaniyad village out of total population, 3,621 were engaged in work activities. 72.9% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 27.1% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 3,621 workers engaged in Main Work, 945 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 962 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Kaniyad village in Botad.