Borivali Tarf Rahur Census Town, with population of 5780 is Bhiwandi sub district's the 3rd least populous census town located in Bhiwandi sub district of Thane district in the state Maharashtra in India. Total geographical area of Borivali Tarf Rahur census town is 2 km2 and it is the smallest census town by area in the sub district. Population density of the census town is 3322 persons per km2. There is only one ward in this census town which is Borivali Tarf Rahur Ward No 01 and the population of Borivali Tarf Rahur Ward No 01 is 5780.

Nearest railway station is Khadavali which is 8 km far from here. Bhiwandi Nizampur is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the census town is 15 km. District head quarter of the census town is Thane which is 35 km away. Greater Mumbai is the state head quarter of the census town and is 45 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the census town is 1851.4 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 37.4°C and minimum temperature goes down to 12.3°C.

Demographics

The census town is home to 5780 people, among them 2929 (51%) are male and 2851 (49%) are female. 85% of the whole population are from general caste, 6% are from schedule caste and 9% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Borivali Tarf Rahur census town is 15%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 1130 households in the census town and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Borivali Tarf Rahur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 5,780 4,912 368 500 867
Male 2,929 2,506 183 240 441
Female 2,851 2,406 185 260 426

Religion wise distribution of population

Muslims contribute 83% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the census town followed by Hindus which contribute 10% of the total population and Buddhists are the third largest religious community here with 7% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Muslims are 970 in Hindus are 980 and in Buddhists are 1000.

Religion wise population 2011 - Borivali Tarf Rahur

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 5,780 584 4,785 14 0 394 0 0 3
Male 2,929 295 2,429 7 0 197 0 0 1
Female 2,851 289 2,356 7 0 197 0 0 2

Growth of population

Population of the census town has increased by 13% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 5115. Female population growth rate of the census town is 14.5% which is 2.9% higher than male population growth rate of 11.6%. General caste population has increased by 6.4%; Schedule caste population has increased by 18300%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 0.6% and child population has decreased by -0.1% in the census town since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Borivali Tarf Rahur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 13% 6.4% 18300% 0.6% -0.1%
Male 11.6% 5.5% 18200% -3.6% -1.3%
Female 14.5% 7.4% 18400% 4.8% 1.2%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 973 females per 1000 male in the census town. Sex ratio in general caste is 960, in schedule caste is 1011 and in schedule tribe is 1083. There are 966 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the census town. Overall sex ratio in the census town has increased by 24 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 24 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Borivali Tarf Rahur

Total General SC ST Child
Change 24 16 11 87 24
2011 973 960 1011 1083 966
2001 949 944 1000 996 942

Literacy

Total 4213 people in the census town are literate, among them 2218 are male and 1995 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Borivali Tarf Rahur is 86%. 89% of male and 82% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the census town has increased by 5%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 6%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Borivali Tarf Rahur

Total Male Female
Change 4.6% 2.9% 6.4%
2011 85.8% 89.1% 82.3%
2001 81.2% 86.2% 75.9%

Workers profile

Borivali Tarf Rahur has 28% (1642) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 49% male and 7% female population are working population. 46% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 6% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Borivali Tarf Rahur

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 28.4% 26.3% 2.1% 71.6%
Male 49.2% 45.6% 3.7% 50.8%
Female 7% 6.5% 0.6% 93%