Shale Population - Tapi, Gujarat

Shale is a large village located in Nizar Taluka of Tapi district, Gujarat with total 2955 families residing. The Shale village has population of 13149 of which 6553 are males while 6596 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Shale village population of children with age 0-6 is 1647 which makes up 12.53 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Shale village is 1007 which is higher than Gujarat state average of 919. Child Sex Ratio for the Shale as per census is 884, lower than Gujarat average of 890.

Shale village has lower literacy rate compared to Gujarat. In 2011, literacy rate of Shale village was 60.33 % compared to 78.03 % of Gujarat. In Shale Male literacy stands at 71.05 % while female literacy rate was 49.87 %.

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

Shale Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 2,955 - -
Population 13,149 6,553 6,596
Child (0-6) 1,647 874 773
Schedule Caste 35 14 21
Schedule Tribe 10,977 5,436 5,541
Literacy 60.33 % 71.05 % 49.87 %
Total Workers 6,632 4,078 2,554
Main Worker 5,878 - -
Marginal Worker 754 172 582

Caste Factor

In Shale village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 83.48 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 0.27 % of total population in Shale village.

Work Profile

In Shale village out of total population, 6632 were engaged in work activities. 88.63 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 11.37 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 6632 workers engaged in Main Work, 491 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 4904 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