Basana is a village situated in Visnagar taluka of Mahesana district in Gujarat. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 651 families residing in the village Basana. The total population of Basana is 3,039 out of which 1,552 are males and 1,487 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Basana is 958.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Basana village is 288 which is 9% of the total population. There are 165 male children and 123 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Basana is 745 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (958) of Basana village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Basana is 87.2%. Thus Basana village has higher literacy rate compared to 73.8% of Mahesana district. The male literacy rate is 93.29% and the female literacy rate is 81.01% in Basana village.
As of Apr 2016, the Sarpanch of Basana village is . As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Basana village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.
As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Basana village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 7.1% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Basana village.
In Basana village out of total population, 1,415 were engaged in work activities. 81.7% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 18.3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,415 workers engaged in Main Work, 342 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 285 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Basana village in Visnagar.