Salej Population - Navsari, Gujarat

Salej is a large village located in Gandevi Taluka of Navsari district, Gujarat with total 540 families residing. The Salej village has population of 2299 of which 1164 are males while 1135 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Salej village population of children with age 0-6 is 224 which makes up 9.74 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Salej village is 975 which is higher than Gujarat state average of 919. Child Sex Ratio for the Salej as per census is 764, lower than Gujarat average of 890.

Salej village has higher literacy rate compared to Gujarat. In 2011, literacy rate of Salej village was 85.69 % compared to 78.03 % of Gujarat. In Salej Male literacy stands at 88.62 % while female literacy rate was 82.76 %.

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

Salej Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 540 - -
Population 2,299 1,164 1,135
Child (0-6) 224 127 97
Schedule Caste 39 19 20
Schedule Tribe 1,714 859 855
Literacy 85.69 % 88.62 % 82.76 %
Total Workers 1,207 744 463
Main Worker 625 - -
Marginal Worker 582 331 251

Caste Factor

In Salej village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 74.55 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 1.70 % of total population in Salej village.

Work Profile

In Salej village out of total population, 1207 were engaged in work activities. 51.78 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 48.22 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1207 workers engaged in Main Work, 57 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 335 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