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

Dedana is a village situated in Becharaji taluka of Mahesana district in Gujarat. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 515 families residing in the village Dedana. The total population of Dedana is 2,466 out of which 1,261 are males and 1,205 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Dedana is 956.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Dedana village is 325 which is 13% of the total population. There are 165 male children and 160 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Dedana is 970 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (956) of Dedana village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Dedana is 76.3%. Thus Dedana village has higher literacy rate compared to 73.8% of Mahesana district. The male literacy rate is 91.06% and the female literacy rate is 60.86% in Dedana village.

Population
2,466
Families
515
Literacy
76.32%
Sex Ratio
956

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

Dedana Data as per Census 2011

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

Total Male Female
Children 325 165 160
Literacy 76.32% 91.06% 60.86%
Scheduled Caste 47 27 20
Scheduled Tribe 0 0 0
Illiterate 832 263 569

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 1.9% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Dedana village.


Working Population as per Census 2011

In Dedana village out of total population, 1,185 were engaged in work activities. 73.4% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 26.6% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,185 workers engaged in Main Work, 238 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 518 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 870 744 126
Cultivators 238 236 2
Agriculture Labourer 518 410 108
Other Workers 114 98 16
Marginal Workers 315 11 304
Non Working 1,281 506 775

Map of Dedana, Mahesana, Gujarat


Nearby Villages to Dedana, Becharaji

Below are the list of villages near Dedana village in Becharaji.

Village Population
Chandanki 250
Bariyaf 835
Dethli 1,351
Akba 1,665
Rantej 3,193
Ruppura Karanpura 2,863
Devgadh 614
Pratapgadh 556
Kalri 1,891
Chadasna 1,508

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