Padva is a village situated in Ghogha taluka of Bhavnagar district in Gujarat. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 397 families residing in the village Padva. The total population of Padva is 2,348 out of which 1,214 are males and 1,134 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Padva is 934.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Padva village is 275 which is 12% of the total population. There are 164 male children and 111 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Padva is 677 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (934) of Padva village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Padva is 85.2%. Thus Padva village has higher literacy rate compared to 65.5% of Bhavnagar district. The male literacy rate is 89.52% and the female literacy rate is 80.84% in Padva village.
As of Apr 2016, the Sarpanch of Padva village is VALABHAI N CHAUHAN. As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Padva 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 Padva village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 4.8% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Padva village.
In Padva village out of total population, 983 were engaged in work activities. 88.2% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 11.8% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 983 workers engaged in Main Work, 375 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 295 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Padva village in Ghogha.