Machhava is a village situated in Kheralu taluka of Mahesana district in Gujarat. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 311 families residing in the village Machhava. The total population of Machhava is 1,529 out of which 781 are males and 748 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Machhava is 958.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Machhava village is 197 which is 13% of the total population. There are 103 male children and 94 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Machhava is 913 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (958) of Machhava village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Machhava is 79.4%. Thus Machhava village has higher literacy rate compared to 73.8% of Mahesana district. The male literacy rate is 88.64% and the female literacy rate is 69.88% in Machhava village.
As of Apr 2016, the Sarpanch of Machhava village is . As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Machhava 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 Machhava village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 7.7% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Machhava village.
In Machhava village out of total population, 460 were engaged in work activities. 92.6% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 7.4% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 460 workers engaged in Main Work, 285 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 92 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Machhava village in Kheralu.