Balad Population, Caste, Working Data Mahesana, Gujarat - Census 2011

Balad is a village situated in Kheralu taluka of Mahesana district in Gujarat. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 554 families residing in the village Balad. The total population of Balad is 2,742 out of which 1,425 are males and 1,317 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Balad is 924.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Balad village is 343 which is 13% of the total population. There are 171 male children and 172 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Balad is 1,006 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (924) of Balad village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Balad is 81.1%. Thus Balad village has higher literacy rate compared to 73.8% of Mahesana district. The male literacy rate is 90.59% and the female literacy rate is 70.74% in Balad village.

Population
2,742
Families
554
Literacy
81.12%
Sex Ratio
924

As of Apr 2016, the Sarpanch of Balad village is . As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Balad village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.

Balad Data as per Census 2011

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Balad village.

Total Male Female
Children 343 171 172
Literacy 81.12% 90.59% 70.74%
Scheduled Caste 525 282 243
Scheduled Tribe 1 0 1
Illiterate 796 289 507

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 19.1% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Balad village.


Working Population as per Census 2011

In Balad village out of total population, 1,098 were engaged in work activities. 90.6% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 9.4% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,098 workers engaged in Main Work, 304 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 290 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 995 741 254
Cultivators 304 302 2
Agriculture Labourer 290 230 60
Other Workers 401 209 192
Marginal Workers 103 91 12
Non Working 1,644 593 1,051

Map of Balad, Mahesana, Gujarat


Nearby Villages to Balad, Kheralu

Below are the list of villages near Balad village in Kheralu.

Village Population
Panchha 2,707
Shahpur 456
Mandali 4,910
Mandropur 3,020
Nandali 2,040
Lunva 4,571
Arathi 1,806
Vavdi 2,001
Mahekubpura 1,072
Vithoda 3,028

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