Gavan Population - Tapi, Gujarat

Gavan is a medium size village located in Uchchhal Taluka of Tapi district, Gujarat with total 378 families residing. The Gavan village has population of 1544 of which 771 are males while 773 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Gavan village population of children with age 0-6 is 182 which makes up 11.79 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Gavan village is 1003 which is higher than Gujarat state average of 919. Child Sex Ratio for the Gavan as per census is 916, higher than Gujarat average of 890.

Gavan village has lower literacy rate compared to Gujarat. In 2011, literacy rate of Gavan village was 54.77 % compared to 78.03 % of Gujarat. In Gavan Male literacy stands at 64.35 % while female literacy rate was 45.34 %.

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

Gavan Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 378 - -
Population 1,544 771 773
Child (0-6) 182 95 87
Schedule Caste 2 2 0
Schedule Tribe 1,533 764 769
Literacy 54.77 % 64.35 % 45.34 %
Total Workers 1,011 496 515
Main Worker 768 - -
Marginal Worker 243 65 178

Caste Factor

In Gavan village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 99.29 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 0.13 % of total population in Gavan village.

Work Profile

In Gavan village out of total population, 1011 were engaged in work activities. 75.96 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 24.04 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1011 workers engaged in Main Work, 308 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 421 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