Talasari Tahsil, with population of about 1.5 lakh is Thane district's the 4th least populous sub district, located in Thane district of the state Maharashtra in India. There are 46 villages in the sub district, among them Upalat is the most populous village with population of about 11 thousand and Kharadpada is the least populous village with population of 730. Sutrakar is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 19 km2 and Awarpada is the smallest with 1 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 1.5 lakh people, among them about 76 thousand (49%) are male and about 78 thousand (51%) are female. 8% of the whole population are from general caste, 1% are from schedule caste and 91% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Talasari tahsil is 17%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are about 28 thousand households in the sub district and an average 6 persons live in every family.

100% population of Talasari tahsil live in the Talasari Sub District rural part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Talasari

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 154,818 12,502 2,043 140,273 26,733
Male 76,417 6,707 1,011 68,699 13,270
Female 78,401 5,795 1,032 71,574 13,463

Most populated Villages in Talasari

Villages
Name Population
Upalat 10893
Sutrakar 8795
Vasa 6024
Vadavali 5891
Varwade 5877
Dongari 5581
Kurze 5546
Thakarpada 5054
Sambha 4881
Zari 4602

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 97% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 1% of the total population and Christians are the third largest religious community here with 1% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 1029 in Muslims are 805 and in Christians are 1118.

Religion wise population 2011 - Talasari

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 154,818 149,935 2,231 1,328 41 218 17 26 1,022
Male 76,417 73,906 1,236 627 17 113 10 11 497
Female 78,401 76,029 995 701 24 105 7 15 525

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 27.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 1.2 lakh. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 28.7% which is 2% higher than male population growth rate of 26.7%. General caste population has decreased by -3.8%; Schedule caste population has increased by 143.2%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 30.6% and child population has increased by 2.4% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Talasari

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 27.7% -3.8% 143.2% 30.6% 2.4%
Male 26.7% -6.5% 138.4% 30.3% 1.3%
Female 28.7% -0.5% 148.1% 31% 3.6%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1026 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 864, in schedule caste is 1021 and in schedule tribe is 1042. There are 1015 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the sub district. Overall sex ratio in the sub district has increased by 16 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 23 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Talasari

Total General SC ST Child
Change 16 52 40 5 23
2011 1026 864 1021 1042 1015
2001 1010 812 981 1037 992

Villages with highest sex ratio in Talasari

Villages
Name Sex Ratio
Borigaon 1222
Patilpada 1206
Varwade 1196
Manpada 1162
Vadavali 1117
Patilpada 1108
Kodad 1093
Kawade 1092
Zari 1085
Kurze 1082

Literacy

Total about 73 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 44 thousand are male and about 29 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Talasari is 57%. 69% of male and 45% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 9%. Male literacy has gone up by 5% and female literacy rate has gone up by 13%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Talasari

Total Male Female
Change 9.1% 5.4% 13.0%
2011 57.2% 69.4% 45.4%
2001 48.1% 64% 32.4%

Villages with highest literacy rate in Talasari

Villages
Name Literacy Rate %
Thakarpada 76
Zai 75
Sutarpada 74
Udhawa 72
Patilpada 69
Sambha 67
Vevaji 67
Sawroli 66
Achchhad 64
Ambeshetgaon 63

Workers profile

Talasari has 41% (about 64 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 48% male and 34% female population are working population. 36% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 13% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 19% of total female population are main and 15% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Talasari

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 41.4% 27.1% 14.2% 58.6%
Male 48.5% 35.6% 12.9% 51.5%
Female 34.4% 19% 15.5% 65.6%

Biggest Villages in Talasari

Villages
Name Area (Km2)
Sutrakar 19
Upalat 18.2
Udhawa 17.3
Girgaon 14.2
Kurze 13.3
Zari 13
Vasa 11.3
Dolharpada 10.5
Varwade 10.2
Karajgaon 9.9