Veljhar Population - Tapi, Gujarat

Veljhar is a medium size village located in Songadh Taluka of Tapi district, Gujarat with total 199 families residing. The Veljhar village has population of 874 of which 426 are males while 448 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Veljhar village population of children with age 0-6 is 74 which makes up 8.47 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Veljhar village is 1052 which is higher than Gujarat state average of 919. Child Sex Ratio for the Veljhar as per census is 1176, higher than Gujarat average of 890.

Veljhar village has lower literacy rate compared to Gujarat. In 2011, literacy rate of Veljhar village was 61.50 % compared to 78.03 % of Gujarat. In Veljhar Male literacy stands at 66.33 % while female literacy rate was 56.86 %.

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

Veljhar Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 199 - -
Population 874 426 448
Child (0-6) 74 34 40
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 871 425 446
Literacy 61.50 % 66.33 % 56.86 %
Total Workers 498 270 228
Main Worker 496 - -
Marginal Worker 2 1 1

Caste Factor

In Veljhar village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 99.66 % of total population in Veljhar village. There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in Veljhar village of Tapi.

Work Profile

In Veljhar village out of total population, 498 were engaged in work activities. 99.60 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 0.40 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 498 workers engaged in Main Work, 19 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 475 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