Keriya is a medium size village located in Umrala Taluka of Bhavnagar district, Gujarat with total 194 families residing. The Keriya village has population of 885 of which 454 are males while 431 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Keriya village population of children with age 0-6 is 106 which makes up 11.98 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Keriya village is 949 which is higher than Gujarat state average of 919. Child Sex Ratio for the Keriya as per census is 656, lower than Gujarat average of 890.
Keriya village has lower literacy rate compared to Gujarat. In 2011, literacy rate of Keriya village was 66.88 % compared to 78.03 % of Gujarat. In Keriya Male literacy stands at 77.69 % while female literacy rate was 56.04 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Keriya village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village. Our website, don't have information about schools and hospital in Keriya village.
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Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 5.08 % of total population in Keriya village.
The village Keriya currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.
In Keriya village out of total population, 300 were engaged in work activities. 90.67 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 9.33 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 300 workers engaged in Main Work, 89 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 104 were Agricultural labourer.