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

Gunja is a village situated in Visnagar taluka of Mahesana district in Gujarat. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 1,334 families residing in the village Gunja. The total population of Gunja is 6,223 out of which 3,287 are males and 2,936 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Gunja is 893.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Gunja village is 623 which is 10% of the total population. There are 362 male children and 261 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Gunja is 721 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (893) of Gunja village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Gunja is 88.8%. Thus Gunja village has higher literacy rate compared to 73.8% of Mahesana district. The male literacy rate is 95.11% and the female literacy rate is 81.83% in Gunja village.

Population
6,223
Families
1,334
Literacy
88.77%
Sex Ratio
893

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

Gunja Data as per Census 2011

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

Total Male Female
Children 623 362 261
Literacy 88.77% 95.11% 81.83%
Scheduled Caste 393 207 186
Scheduled Tribe 8 3 5
Illiterate 1,252 505 747

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 6.3% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.1% of total population in Gunja village.


Working Population as per Census 2011

In Gunja village out of total population, 2,647 were engaged in work activities. 94% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 6% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 2,647 workers engaged in Main Work, 685 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 542 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 2,488 1,756 732
Cultivators 685 670 15
Agriculture Labourer 542 399 143
Household Industries 11 10 1
Other Workers 1,250 677 573
Marginal Workers 159 74 85
Non Working 3,576 1,457 2,119

Map of Gunja, Mahesana, Gujarat


Nearby Villages to Gunja, Visnagar

Below are the list of villages near Gunja village in Visnagar.

Village Population
Ralisana 3,951
Thalota 2,617
Sunshi 1,879
Rajgadh 1,234
Kansa 9,984
Rampura 838
Pudgam 3,866
Iyasara 1,045
Randala 1,643
Valam 7,716

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