Degavda is a medium size village located in Mahuva Taluka of Bhavnagar district, Gujarat with total 330 families residing. The Degavda village has population of 1891 of which 928 are males while 963 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Degavda village population of children with age 0-6 is 241 which makes up 12.74 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Degavda village is 1038 which is higher than Gujarat state average of 919. Child Sex Ratio for the Degavda as per census is 1211, higher than Gujarat average of 890.
Degavda village has lower literacy rate compared to Gujarat. In 2011, literacy rate of Degavda village was 69.58 % compared to 78.03 % of Gujarat. In Degavda Male literacy stands at 82.05 % while female literacy rate was 57.28 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Degavda 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 Degavda village.
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Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 3.49 % of total population in Degavda village.
The village Degavda currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.
In Degavda village out of total population, 1069 were engaged in work activities. 80.45 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 19.55 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 1069 workers engaged in Main Work, 356 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 296 were Agricultural labourer.