Ras is a village situated in Borsad taluka of Anand district in Gujarat. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 1,520 families residing in the village Ras. The total population of Ras is 6,755 out of which 3,541 are males and 3,214 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Ras is 908.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Ras village is 699 which is 10% of the total population. There are 364 male children and 335 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Ras is 920 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (908) of Ras village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Ras is 80.8%. Thus Ras village has higher literacy rate compared to 74.1% of Anand district. The male literacy rate is 87.91% and the female literacy rate is 72.91% in Ras village.
As of Apr 2016, the Sarpanch of Ras village is THAKORABHAI CHEMANABHAI PATEL. As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Ras 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 Ras village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 5.8% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.3% of total population in Ras village.
In Ras village out of total population, 2,734 were engaged in work activities. 75.6% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 24.4% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 2,734 workers engaged in Main Work, 604 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1,044 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Ras village in Borsad.