Saravali Village, with population of 673 is Palghar sub district's the 44th least populous village, located in Palghar sub district of Thane district in the state Maharashtra in India. Total geographical area of Saravali village is 3 km2 and it is the 57th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 263 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Palghar and distance from Saravali village to Palghar is 25 km. Palghar 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 70 km away. 0.7 square kilometer (27%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 673 people, among them 366 (54%) are male and 307 (46%) are female. 72% of the whole population are from general caste and 28% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Saravali village is 10%, among them 57% are boys and 43% are girls. There are 163 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Saravali

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 673 486 0 187 65
Male 366 256 0 110 37
Female 307 230 0 77 28

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 7.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 625. Female population growth rate of the village is 5.1% which is -4.8% lower than male population growth rate of 9.9%. General caste population has increased by 9.5%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 3.3% and child population has decreased by -33.7% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Saravali

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 7.7% 9.5% 0% 3.3% -33.7%
Male 9.9% 11.8% 0% 5.8% -37.3%
Female 5.1% 7% 0% 0% -28.2%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 839 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 898, and in schedule tribe is 700. There are 757 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has decreased by 38 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 96 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Saravali

Total General SC ST Child
Change -38 -41 0 -40 96
2011 839 898 0 700 757
2001 877 939 0 740 661

Literacy

Total 587 people in the village are literate, among them 327 are male and 260 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Saravali is 97%. 99% of male and 93% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 25%. Male literacy has gone up by 13% and female literacy rate has gone up by 36%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Saravali

Total Male Female
Change 24.0% 12.9% 35.9%
2011 96.5% 99.4% 93.2%
2001 72.5% 86.5% 57.3%

Workers profile

Saravali has 51% (341) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 62% male and 37% female population are working population. 53% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 9% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 12% of total female population are main and 25% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Saravali

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 50.7% 34.5% 16.2% 49.3%
Male 62% 53% 9% 38%
Female 37.1% 12.4% 24.8% 62.9%