Ambiste Village, with population of 632 is Dahanu sub district's the 19th least populous village, located in Dahanu sub district of Thane district in the state Maharashtra in India. Total geographical area of Ambiste village is 2 km2 and it is the 39th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 287 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Dahanu and distance from Ambiste village to Dahanu is 25 km. Dahanu is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 25 km. District head quarter of the village is Thane which is 106 km away. 0.48 square kilometer (22%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 632 people, among them 278 (44%) are male and 354 (56%) are female. and 100% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Ambiste village is 21%, among them 41% are boys and 59% are girls. There are 136 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Ambiste

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 632 0 0 632 134
Male 278 0 0 278 55
Female 354 0 0 354 79

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 1.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 620. Female population growth rate of the village is 3.2% which is 2.8% higher than male population growth rate of 0.4%.; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 2.3% and child population has decreased by -23.4% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Ambiste

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1.9% -100% 0% 2.3% -23.4%
Male 0.4% -100% 0% 0.7% -28.6%
Female 3.2% -100% 0% 3.5% -19.4%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1273 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in and in schedule tribe is 1273. There are 1436 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 35 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 163 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Ambiste

Total General SC ST Child
Change 35 -1000 0 34 163
2011 1273 0 0 1273 1436
2001 1238 1000 0 1239 1273

Literacy

Total 260 people in the village are literate, among them 155 are male and 105 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Ambiste is 52%. 70% of male and 38% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 11%. Male literacy has gone up by 16% and female literacy rate has gone up by 7%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Ambiste

Total Male Female
Change 11.1% 16.0% 7.2%
2011 52.2% 69.5% 38.2%
2001 41.1% 53.5% 31%

Workers profile

Ambiste has 62% (392) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 64% male and 60% female population are working population. 49% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 15% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 44% of total female population are main and 16% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Ambiste

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 62% 46% 16% 38%
Male 64.4% 48.9% 15.5% 35.6%
Female 60.2% 43.8% 16.4% 39.8%