Ambegaon Tahsil, with population of about 2.4 lakh is Pune district's the 5th least populous sub district, located in Pune district of the state Maharashtra in India. There are 143 villages in the sub district, among them Ghodegaon is the most populous village with population of 8591 and Kalambai is the least populous village with population of 24. Awasari Bk. is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 30 km2 and Mahalunge Tarf Ambegaon is the smallest with 1 km2.

There are 1 census towns in the sub district, those are - Manchar Census Town.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 2.4 lakh people, among them about 1.2 lakh (51%) are male and about 1.2 lakh (49%) are female. 74% of the whole population are from general caste, 4% are from schedule caste and 21% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Ambegaon tahsil is 10%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are about 50 thousand households in the sub district and an average 5 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 92% (about 2.2 lakh) live in Ambegaon Sub District rural part and 8% (about 19 thousand) population live in the Ambegaon Sub District urban part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Ambegaon

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 235,972 175,511 9,757 50,704 24,375
Male 119,226 88,868 4,959 25,399 12,993
Female 116,746 86,643 4,798 25,305 11,382

Most populated Villages and Cities in Ambegaon

Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population
Ghodegaon 8591 Manchar 18876
Pargaon Tarf Awasari Bk. 6487
Awasari Bk. 6267
Kalamb 5861
Peth 5415
Nirgoodsar 4999
Pimpalgaon Tarf Mahalunge 4924
Nighutwadi 4709
Awasari Kh 4441
Shewalwadi landewadi 4083

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 95% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 3% of the total population and Buddhists are the third largest religious community here with 2% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 980 in Muslims are 968 and in Buddhists are 986.

Religion wise population 2011 - Ambegaon

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 235,972 223,726 7,029 192 60 3,743 942 16 264
Male 119,226 113,021 3,571 95 29 1,885 466 9 150
Female 116,746 110,705 3,458 97 31 1,858 476 7 114

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 979 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 975, in schedule caste is 968 and in schedule tribe is 996. There are 876 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the sub district.

Villages and Cities with highest sex ratio in Ambegaon

Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Panchale Kh. 1359 Manchar 957
Gawarwadi 1174
Ambegaon 1167
Shirdale 1163
Amade 1161
Sal 1153
Aghane 1149
Terungan 1146
Falakewadi 1126
Mapoli 1125

Literacy

Total about 1.8 lakh people in the sub district are literate, among them about 96 thousand are male and about 79 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Ambegaon is 83%. 91% of male and 75% of female population are literate here.

Villages and Cities with highest literacy rate in Ambegaon

Villages Cities
Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate %
Gadewadi 94 Manchar 90
Terungan 92
Tale Ghar 92
Ghodegaon 90
Pimpalgaon Tarf Ghoda 90
Lauki 90
Kalewadi Darekarwadi 90
Eklahare 90
Tirpad 89
Nagapur 89

Workers profile

Ambegaon has 54% (about 1.3 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 59% male and 49% female population are working population. 56% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 44% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Ambegaon

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 54.2% 50.3% 3.9% 45.8%
Male 58.8% 56% 2.8% 41.2%
Female 49.4% 44.4% 5% 50.6%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Ambegaon

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Awasari Bk. 30.3 Manchar 8.6
Kondhaval 30.2
Ahupe 27
Mahalunge Padawal 26.7
Loni 24.2
Pargaon Tarf Khed 21.5
Valati 18.1
Nigdale 17.5
Shinoli 17.5
Peth 17.5