Munguste Village, with population of 113 is Vada sub district's the 5th least populous village, located in Vada sub district of Thane district in the state Maharashtra in India. Total geographical area of Munguste village is 1 km2 and it is the 2nd smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 202 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Palghar and distance from Munguste village to Palghar is 30 km. Vada is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 12 km. District head quarter of the village is Thane which is 72 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 113 people, among them 48 (42%) are male and 65 (58%) are female. 5% of the whole population are from general caste and 95% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Munguste village is 11%, among them 67% are boys and 33% are girls. There are 22 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Munguste

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 113 6 0 107 12
Male 48 3 0 45 8
Female 65 3 0 62 4

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 21.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 93. Female population growth rate of the village is 25% which is 7.9% higher than male population growth rate of 17.1%. General caste population has decreased by -14.3%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 24.4% and child population has decreased by -33.3% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Munguste

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 21.5% -14.3% 0% 24.4% -33.3%
Male 17.1% -25% 0% 21.6% 60%
Female 25% 0% 0% 26.5% -69.2%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1354 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1000, and in schedule tribe is 1378. There are 500 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 86 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 2100 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Munguste

Total General SC ST Child
Change 86 250 0 54 -2100
2011 1354 1000 0 1378 500
2001 1268 750 0 1324 2600

Literacy

Total 59 people in the village are literate, among them 29 are male and 30 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Munguste is 58%. 73% of male and 49% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 3%. Male literacy has gone down by -2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 13%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Munguste

Total Male Female
Change 3.7% -2.5% 13.3%
2011 58.4% 72.5% 49.2%
2001 54.7% 75% 35.9%

Workers profile

Munguste has 35% (39) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 54% male and 20% female population are working population. 52% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 18% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Munguste

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 34.5% 32.7% 1.8% 65.5%
Male 54.2% 52.1% 2.1% 45.8%
Female 20% 18.5% 1.5% 80%