Dahikhed Population - Valsad, Gujarat

Dahikhed is a large village located in Kaprada Taluka of Valsad district, Gujarat with total 366 families residing. The Dahikhed village has population of 2256 of which 1130 are males while 1126 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Dahikhed village population of children with age 0-6 is 408 which makes up 18.09 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Dahikhed village is 996 which is higher than Gujarat state average of 919. Child Sex Ratio for the Dahikhed as per census is 990, higher than Gujarat average of 890.

Dahikhed village has lower literacy rate compared to Gujarat. In 2011, literacy rate of Dahikhed village was 43.99 % compared to 78.03 % of Gujarat. In Dahikhed Male literacy stands at 52.22 % while female literacy rate was 35.75 %.

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

Dahikhed Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 366 - -
Population 2,256 1,130 1,126
Child (0-6) 408 205 203
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 2,254 1,129 1,125
Literacy 43.99 % 52.22 % 35.75 %
Total Workers 1,114 545 569
Main Worker 434 - -
Marginal Worker 680 306 374

Caste Factor

In Dahikhed village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 99.91 % of total population in Dahikhed village. There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in Dahikhed village of Valsad.

Work Profile

In Dahikhed village out of total population, 1114 were engaged in work activities. 38.96 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 61.04 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1114 workers engaged in Main Work, 350 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 71 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