Santej Population - Gandhinagar, Gujarat

Santej is a large village located in Kalol Taluka of Gandhinagar district, Gujarat with total 1683 families residing. The Santej village has population of 7493 of which 3974 are males while 3519 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Santej village population of children with age 0-6 is 1132 which makes up 15.11 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Santej village is 886 which is lower than Gujarat state average of 919. Child Sex Ratio for the Santej as per census is 797, lower than Gujarat average of 890.

Santej village has lower literacy rate compared to Gujarat. In 2011, literacy rate of Santej village was 74.53 % compared to 78.03 % of Gujarat. In Santej Male literacy stands at 86.39 % while female literacy rate was 61.39 %.

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

Santej Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 1,683 - -
Population 7,493 3,974 3,519
Child (0-6) 1,132 630 502
Schedule Caste 283 143 140
Schedule Tribe 37 21 16
Literacy 74.53 % 86.39 % 61.39 %
Total Workers 2,862 2,374 488
Main Worker 2,351 - -
Marginal Worker 511 254 257

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 3.78 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.49 % of total population in Santej village.

Work Profile

In Santej village out of total population, 2862 were engaged in work activities. 82.15 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 17.85 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 2862 workers engaged in Main Work, 707 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 385 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