Dahisar T. Mahim Village, with population of 272 is Palghar sub district's the 8th least populous village, located in Palghar sub district of Thane district in the state Maharashtra in India.

Nearest town of the village is Palghar and distance from Dahisar T. Mahim village to Palghar is 18 km. Pin code of Dahisar T. Mahim village is 401102.

Demographics

The village is home to 272 people, among them 118 (43%) are male and 154 (57%) are female. 47% of the whole population are from general caste, 3% are from schedule caste and 50% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Dahisar T. Mahim village is 15%, among them 43% are boys and 58% are girls. There are 76 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Dahisar T. Mahim

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 272 128 9 135 40
Male 118 58 3 57 17
Female 154 70 6 78 23

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 0.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 270. Female population growth rate of the village is 14.9% which is 28.1% higher than male population growth rate of -13.2%. General caste population has increased by 6.7%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -10% and child population has decreased by -14.9% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Dahisar T. Mahim

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 0.7% 6.7% 0% -10% -14.9%
Male -13.2% -9.4% 0% -20.8% -19%
Female 14.9% 25% 0% 0% -11.5%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1305 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1207, in schedule caste is 2000 and in schedule tribe is 1368. There are 1353 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 320 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 115 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Dahisar T. Mahim

Total General SC ST Child
Change 320 332 2000 285 115
2011 1305 1207 2000 1368 1353
2001 985 875 0 1083 1238

Literacy

Total 175 people in the village are literate, among them 82 are male and 93 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Dahisar T. Mahim is 75%. 81% of male and 71% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 6%. Male literacy has gone up by 4% and female literacy rate has gone up by 10%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Dahisar T. Mahim

Total Male Female
Change 6.3% 4.7% 9.9%
2011 75.4% 81.2% 71%
2001 69.1% 76.5% 61.1%

Workers profile

Dahisar T. Mahim has 64% (173) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 69% male and 60% female population are working population. 11% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 58% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 3% of total female population are main and 57% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Dahisar T. Mahim

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 63.6% 6.3% 57.4% 36.4%
Male 68.6% 11% 57.6% 31.4%
Female 59.7% 2.6% 57.1% 40.3%