Chikatiya is a village situated in Bansda taluka of Navsari district in Gujarat. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 308 families residing in the village Chikatiya. The total population of Chikatiya is 1,496 out of which 743 are males and 753 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Chikatiya is 1,013.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Chikatiya village is 161 which is 11% of the total population. There are 79 male children and 82 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Chikatiya is 1,038 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (1,013) of Chikatiya village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Chikatiya is 62.9%. Thus Chikatiya village has lower literacy rate compared to 75.4% of Navsari district. The male literacy rate is 70.78% and the female literacy rate is 55.14% in Chikatiya village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Chikatiya 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 Chikatiya village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 96.4% of total population in Chikatiya village.
In Chikatiya village out of total population, 1,034 were engaged in work activities. 98% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,034 workers engaged in Main Work, 411 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 485 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Chikatiya village in Bansda.