Kalyan Tahsil, with population of about 15.7 lakh is Thane district's the 2nd most populous sub district, located in Thane district of the state Maharashtra in India. There are 85 villages in the sub district, among them Nandiwali Tarf Pachanand (N.V.) is the most populous village with population of about 36 thousand and Ju is the least populous village with population of 59. Chavare is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 10 km2 and Mharal Kh.(N.V) is the smallest with 1 km2.

There are 3 cities in the sub district which comes under the sub district administration, those are - Kalyan-Dombivli Municipal Corporation; Mharal Bk and Kambe Census Towns.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 15.7 lakh people, among them about 8.2 lakh (52%) are male and about 7.4 lakh (48%) are female. 87% of the whole population are from general caste, 10% are from schedule caste and 3% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kalyan tahsil is 10%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 3.8 lakh households in the sub district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 82% (about 12.8 lakh) live in Kalyan Sub District urban part and 18% (about 2.8 lakh) population live in the Kalyan Sub District rural part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kalyan

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,565,417 1,359,127 151,774 54,516 162,318
Male 820,492 714,611 77,754 28,127 85,141
Female 744,925 644,516 74,020 26,389 77,177

Most populated Villages and Cities in Kalyan

Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population
Nandiwali Tarf Pachanand (N.V.) 36163 Kalyan-Dombivli 1247327
Pisawali (N.V.) 31202 Mharal Bk 29462
Asade (N.V.) 24239 Kambe 5436
Golawali (N.V.) 20089
Nilaje (N.V.) 17094
Sonarpada (N.V.) 15287
Sagaon (N.V.) 12632
Bhopar (N.V.) 10861
Nandiwali Tarf Ambarnath (N.V.) 9020
Dawadi (N.V.) 8269

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 82% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Buddhists which contribute 7% of the total population and Muslims are the third largest religious community here with 6% population all other religious communities contribute 5% of the total population. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 899 in Buddhists are 984 and in Muslims are 885

Religion wise population 2011 - Kalyan

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 1,565,417 1,287,828 94,893 29,582 2,870 111,542 34,358 1,278 3,066
Male 820,492 678,213 50,334 14,674 1,498 56,229 17,331 673 1,540
Female 744,925 609,615 44,559 14,908 1,372 55,313 17,027 605 1,526

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 22.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 12.8 lakh. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 24.2% which is 3% higher than male population growth rate of 21.2%. General caste population has increased by 16.4%; Schedule caste population has increased by 104.8%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 56.2% and child population has increased by 3% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kalyan

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 22.6% 16.4% 104.8% 56.2% 3%
Male 21.2% 15.2% 103.2% 55.9% 3.6%
Female 24.2% 17.8% 106.5% 56.6% 2.3%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 908 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 902, in schedule caste is 952 and in schedule tribe is 938. There are 906 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 22 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 12 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kalyan

Total General SC ST Child
Change 22 20 15 4 -12
2011 908 902 952 938 906
2001 886 882 937 934 918

Villages and Cities with highest sex ratio in Kalyan

Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Adivali 1235 Kambe 939
Mos 1081 Kalyan-Dombivli 920
Dahivali 1054 Mharal Bk 866
Antarli 1049
Ozarli 1045
Bapsai 1045
Manjali Tarf Barhe 1038
Shirdhon 1019
Kelni 1017
Navgaon 1014

Literacy

Total about 12.7 lakh people in the sub district are literate, among them about 6.9 lakh are male and about 5.8 lakh are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kalyan is 90%. 93% of male and 87% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has decreased by 1%. Male literacy has gone down by 0% and female literacy rate has gone up by 3%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kalyan

Total Male Female
Change 1.4% -0.2% 3.4%
2011 90.3% 93.2% 87.1%
2001 88.9% 93.4% 83.7%

Villages and Cities with highest literacy rate in Kalyan

Workers profile

Kalyan has 38% (about 5.9 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 56% male and 18% female population are working population. 53% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 16% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kalyan

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 37.9% 35.1% 2.8% 62.1%
Male 56.1% 52.9% 3.2% 43.9%
Female 18% 15.5% 2.4% 82%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Kalyan

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Chavare 10.4 Kalyan-Dombivli 57.1
Poi 8.9 Kambe 7.4
Palsoli 7.7 Mharal Bk 1.7
Phalegaon 7.2
Kunde 6.6
Mamnoli 5.4
Mhaskal 5.2
Nadgaon 5
Dahivali 4.9
Vaholi 4.6