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Ghotan Population - Valsad, Gujarat

Ghotan is a medium size village located in Kaprada Taluka of Valsad district, Gujarat with total 303 families residing. The Ghotan village has population of 1900 of which 953 are males while 947 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Ghotan village population of children with age 0-6 is 402 which makes up 21.16 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Ghotan village is 994 which is higher than Gujarat state average of 919. Child Sex Ratio for the Ghotan as per census is 914, higher than Gujarat average of 890.

Ghotan village has lower literacy rate compared to Gujarat. In 2011, literacy rate of Ghotan village was 46.33 % compared to 78.03 % of Gujarat. In Ghotan Male literacy stands at 51.41 % while female literacy rate was 41.32 %.

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

Ghotan Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 303 - -
Population 1,900 953 947
Child (0-6) 402 210 192
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 1,897 952 945
Literacy 46.33 % 51.41 % 41.32 %
Total Workers 834 496 338
Main Worker 296 - -
Marginal Worker 538 214 324

Caste Factor

In Ghotan village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 99.84 % of total population in Ghotan village. There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in Ghotan village of Valsad.

Work Profile

In Ghotan village out of total population, 834 were engaged in work activities. 35.49 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 64.51 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 834 workers engaged in Main Work, 250 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 12 were Agricultural labourer.