Piyaj Population - Gandhinagar, Gujarat

Piyaj is a large village located in Kalol Taluka of Gandhinagar district, Gujarat with total 826 families residing. The Piyaj village has population of 4342 of which 2222 are males while 2120 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Piyaj village population of children with age 0-6 is 631 which makes up 14.53 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Piyaj village is 954 which is higher than Gujarat state average of 919. Child Sex Ratio for the Piyaj as per census is 930, higher than Gujarat average of 890.

Piyaj village has lower literacy rate compared to Gujarat. In 2011, literacy rate of Piyaj village was 73.43 % compared to 78.03 % of Gujarat. In Piyaj Male literacy stands at 87.60 % while female literacy rate was 58.65 %.

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Piyaj 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 Piyaj village.

Piyaj Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 826 - -
Population 4,342 2,222 2,120
Child (0-6) 631 327 304
Schedule Caste 490 254 236
Schedule Tribe 5 1 4
Literacy 73.43 % 87.60 % 58.65 %
Total Workers 1,662 1,306 356
Main Worker 1,406 - -
Marginal Worker 256 81 175

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 11.29 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.12 % of total population in Piyaj village.

Work Profile

In Piyaj village out of total population, 1662 were engaged in work activities. 84.60 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 15.40 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1662 workers engaged in Main Work, 478 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 479 were Agricultural labourer.

# State Density / Km2
1 Delhi 11,320
2 Chandigarh 9,258
3 Puducherry 2,547
4 Daman and Diu 2,191
5 Lakshadweep 2,149