Mandangad Tahsil, with population of about 62 thousand is Ratnagiri district's the least populous sub district, located in Ratnagiri district of the state Maharashtra in India. There are 109 villages in the sub district, among them Mandangad is the most populous village with population of 3304 and Gowal is the least populous village with population of 18. Pat is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 9 km2 and Muradpur is the smallest with 1 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 62 thousand people, among them about 28 thousand (45%) are male and about 34 thousand (55%) are female. 89% of the whole population are from general caste, 5% are from schedule caste and 6% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Mandangad tahsil is 11%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are about 16 thousand households in the sub district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

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

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Mandangad

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 62,123 55,530 2,911 3,682 6,736
Male 27,990 24,713 1,356 1,921 3,463
Female 34,133 30,817 1,555 1,761 3,273

Most populated Villages in Mandangad

Villages
Name Population
Mandangad 3304
Bankot 2629
Bhingaloli 2193
Veshvi 1655
Tide 1519
Islampur 1474
Valmiki Nagar 1395
Panderi 1368
Dahagaon 1361
Latawan 1307

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 72% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 18% of the total population and Buddhists are the third largest religious community here with 10% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 1246 in Muslims are 1155 and in Buddhists are 1158.

Religion wise population 2011 - Mandangad

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 62,123 45,020 11,004 56 9 5,950 47 0 37
Male 27,990 20,042 5,107 35 5 2,757 25 0 19
Female 34,133 24,978 5,897 21 4 3,193 22 0 18

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1219 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 1247, in schedule caste is 1147 and in schedule tribe is 917. There are 945 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the sub district.

Villages with highest sex ratio in Mandangad

Villages
Name Sex Ratio
Veral Tarf Veshwi 1979
Ambavali 1971
Panhali Bk. 1950
BHAmghar 1949
Gothe 1879
Dhamani 1815
Dandnagari 1809
Ghumari 1771
Kinjalghar 1750
Borkhat 1747

Literacy

Total about 44 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 22 thousand are male and about 22 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Mandangad is 80%. 90% of male and 73% of female population are literate here.

Villages with highest literacy rate in Mandangad

Villages
Name Literacy Rate %
Muradpur 94
Bankot 92
Veshvi 92
Nigadi 91
Kadawan 91
Mandangad 91
Dabhat 91
Valote 90
Shipole Bandar 90
Bhingaloli 90

Workers profile

Mandangad has 40% (about 25 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 49% male and 33% female population are working population. 44% 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 6% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Mandangad

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 40.1% 34.6% 5.5% 59.9%
Male 48.5% 43.6% 4.9% 51.5%
Female 33.1% 27.2% 5.9% 66.9%

Biggest Villages in Mandangad

Villages
Name Area (Km2)
Pat 9
Sawari 9
Tulshi 8.9
Gharadi 8.6
Shirgaon 7.9
Sakhari 7.8
Ghosale 7.5
Palawani 7.5
Kuduk Kh. 7.2
Tide 7.1