Kainad Village, with population of 5706 is Dahanu sub district's the 4th most populous village, located in Dahanu sub district of Thane district in the state Maharashtra in India. Total geographical area of Kainad village is 35 km2 and it is the biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 165 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Dahanu and distance from Kainad village to Dahanu is 10 km. Dahanu is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 10 km. District head quarter of the village is Thane which is 110 km away. 18.77 square kilometer (54%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 5706 people, among them 2775 (49%) are male and 2931 (51%) are female. 1% of the whole population are from general caste, 0% are from schedule caste and 99% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kainad village is 18%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 1174 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kainad

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 5,706 49 4 5,653 1,000
Male 2,775 29 3 2,743 510
Female 2,931 20 1 2,910 490

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 5.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 5390. Female population growth rate of the village is 7.1% which is 2.5% higher than male population growth rate of 4.6%. General caste population has decreased by -14%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 6% and child population has decreased by -14% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kainad

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 5.9% -14% 0% 6% -14%
Male 4.6% -17.1% 0% 4.8% -16.7%
Female 7.1% -9.1% 0% 7.2% -11.1%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1056 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 690, in schedule caste is 333 and in schedule tribe is 1061. There are 961 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has increased by 24 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 61 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kainad

Total General SC ST Child
Change 24 61 333 24 61
2011 1056 690 333 1061 961
2001 1032 629 0 1037 900

Literacy

Total 1973 people in the village are literate, among them 1222 are male and 751 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kainad is 42%. 54% of male and 31% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 7%. Male literacy has gone up by 5% and female literacy rate has gone up by 9%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kainad

Total Male Female
Change 6.9% 5.0% 8.9%
2011 41.9% 54% 30.8%
2001 35% 49% 21.9%

Workers profile

Kainad has 47% (2676) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 53% male and 42% female population are working population. 43% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 10% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 29% of total female population are main and 13% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kainad

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 46.9% 35.5% 11.4% 53.1%
Male 52.6% 42.8% 9.7% 47.4%
Female 41.5% 28.6% 12.9% 58.5%