Mulshi Tahsil, with population of about 1.7 lakh is Pune district's the 2nd least populous sub district, located in Pune district of the state Maharashtra in India. There are 143 villages in the sub district, among them Bavadhan BK (N.V.) is the most populous village with population of about 10 thousand and Padalghar is the least populous village with population of 7. Tata Talav is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 64 km2 and Amarale Wadi is the smallest with 1 km2.

There are 2 census towns in the sub district, those are - Pirangut and Hinjavadi Census Towns.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 1.7 lakh people, among them about 90 thousand (53%) are male and about 81 thousand (47%) are female. 85% of the whole population are from general caste, 11% are from schedule caste and 4% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Mulshi tahsil is 13%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are about 38 thousand households in the sub district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 85% (about 1.5 lakh) live in Mulshi Sub District rural part and 15% (about 26 thousand) population live in the Mulshi Sub District urban part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Mulshi

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 171,006 145,496 18,092 7,418 23,041
Male 90,053 76,805 9,439 3,809 12,266
Female 80,953 68,691 8,653 3,609 10,775

Most populated Villages and Cities in Mulshi

Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population
Bavadhan BK (N.V.) 10438 Pirangut 14174
Man 7527 Hinjavadi 11459
Lavale 6732
Mahalunge (N.V.) 6471
Bhugaon 5949
Kasar Amboli 5397
Sus (N.V.) 4862
Marunji 4853
Paud 3730
Kasarsai 3381

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 90% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Buddhists which contribute 6% of the total population and Muslims are the third largest religious community here with 3% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 898 in Buddhists are 928 and in Muslims are 870.

Religion wise population 2011 - Mulshi

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 171,006 153,784 4,506 457 85 11,000 409 116 649
Male 90,053 81,033 2,409 241 54 5,706 202 60 348
Female 80,953 72,751 2,097 216 31 5,294 207 56 301

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 899 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 894, in schedule caste is 917 and in schedule tribe is 947. There are 878 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 Mulshi

Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Saiv Kh 2478 Pirangut 834
Mugaon 1378 Hinjavadi 821
Chikhali Bk. 1375
Ambavane 1346
Sakhari 1333
Ekole 1333
Wadavali 1321
Gadale 1202
Bhoini 1163
Jamgaon 1113

Literacy

Total about 1.2 lakh people in the sub district are literate, among them about 67 thousand are male and about 49 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Mulshi is 78%. 86% of male and 70% of female population are literate here.

Villages and Cities with highest literacy rate in Mulshi

Villages Cities
Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate %
Bhoirwadi 89 Pirangut 87
Paud 87 Hinjavadi 84
Nande 87
Padalghar 86
Jambe 85
Mahalunge (N.V.) 85
Bavadhan BK (N.V.) 85
Uravade 85
Ravade 85
Amarale Wadi 85

Workers profile

Mulshi has 47% (about 81 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 60% male and 34% female population are working population. 55% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 5% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 27% of total female population are main and 7% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Mulshi

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 47.5% 41.4% 6.1% 52.5%
Male 60% 54.5% 5.4% 40%
Female 33.6% 26.7% 6.9% 66.4%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Mulshi

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Tata Talav 64.2 Pirangut 9.7
Tamhini Bk 31.6 Hinjavadi 8.3
Pimpri 28
Vegre 22.7
Lavale 19.6
Man 19.1
Tav 17.2
Nive 16.9
Dhamanohol 16
Devghar 15.3