Vaibhavvadi Tahsil, with population of about 44 thousand is Sindhudurg district's the least populous sub district, located in Sindhudurg district of the state Maharashtra in India. There are 59 villages in the sub district, among them Nadhavade is the most populous village with population of 2522 and Vayamboshi is the least populous village with population of 78. Kurli is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 24 km2 and Nagapwadi is the smallest with 0 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 44 thousand people, among them about 21 thousand (47%) are male and about 23 thousand (53%) are female. 91% of the whole population are from general caste, 8% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Vaibhavvadi tahsil is 9%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are about 12 thousand households in the sub district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

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

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Vaibhavvadi

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 43,845 39,926 3,712 207 3,870
Male 20,563 18,723 1,737 103 1,963
Female 23,282 21,203 1,975 104 1,907

Most populated Villages in Vaibhavvadi

Villages
Name Population
Nadhavade 2522
Vabhave 2297
Lore 2223
Kokisare 1876
Kolape 1476
Mehbubnagar 1372
Mangavli 1264
Achirne 1255
Het 1222
Kurli 1181

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 86% 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 7% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 1144 in Buddhists are 1130 and in Muslims are 999.

Religion wise population 2011 - Vaibhavvadi

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 43,845 37,776 2,937 36 6 3,010 24 1 55
Male 20,563 17,616 1,469 15 1 1,413 12 1 36
Female 23,282 20,160 1,468 21 5 1,597 12 0 19

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1132 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 1132, in schedule caste is 1137 and in schedule tribe is 1010. There are 971 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the sub district.

Villages with highest sex ratio in Vaibhavvadi

Villages
Name Sex Ratio
Kumbharwadi 1433
Upale 1406
Ringewadi 1361
Bhuyadewadi 1354
Nagapwadi 1353
Jambhavade 1320
Mandavkarwadi 1283
Arule 1276
Nanivade 1272
Akhavane 1272

Literacy

Total about 30 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 16 thousand are male and about 14 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Vaibhavvadi is 75%. 85% of male and 66% of female population are literate here.

Villages with highest literacy rate in Vaibhavvadi

Villages
Name Literacy Rate %
Vabhave 86
Sangulwadi 84
Narkarwadi 83
Tiravade Tarf Soundal 82
Yedgaon 82
Achirne 82
Nim Arule 80
Pimpalwadi 80
Bhusarwadi 80
Napane 79

Workers profile

Vaibhavvadi has 40% (about 18 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 49% male and 32% female population are working population. 29% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 19% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 14% of total female population are main and 19% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Vaibhavvadi

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 40% 21.1% 19% 60%
Male 48.8% 29.3% 19.5% 51.2%
Female 32.3% 13.8% 18.5% 67.7%

Biggest Villages in Vaibhavvadi

Villages
Name Area (Km2)
Kurli 23.6
Kokisare 23.5
Nadhavade 19.9
Navale 15.4
Karul 15.3
Achirne 12.9
Mangavli 12.7
Shirale 11.9
Nanivade 11.7
Mounde 11.2