Nighu (N.V.) Village, with population of 191 is Thane sub district's the 2nd least populous village, located in Thane sub district of Thane district in the state Maharashtra in India. Total geographical area of Nighu (N.V.) village is 1 km2 and it is the 2nd smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 251 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Thane and distance from Nighu (N.V.) village to Thane is 20 km. Thane is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 20 km. District head quarter of the village is Thane which is 25 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 191 people, among them 96 (50%) are male and 95 (50%) are female. 100% of the whole population are from general caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Nighu (N.V.) village is 11%, among them 38% are boys and 62% are girls. There are 45 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Nighu (N.V.)

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 191 191 0 0 21
Male 96 96 0 0 8
Female 95 95 0 0 13

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -100% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 7 lakh. Female population growth rate of the village is -100% which is 0% lower than male population growth rate of -100%. General caste population has decreased by -100% and child population has decreased by -100% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Nighu (N.V.)

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -100% -100% -100% -100% -100%
Male -100% -100% -100% -100% -100%
Female -100% -100% -100% -100% -100%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 990 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 990,. There are 1625 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 211 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 707 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Nighu (N.V.)

Total General SC ST Child
Change 211 220 -892 -882 707
2011 990 990 0 0 1625
2001 779 770 892 882 918

Literacy

Total 144 people in the village are literate, among them 81 are male and 63 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Nighu (N.V.) is 85%. 92% of male and 77% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by 0%. Male literacy has gone down by 1% and female literacy rate has gone down by -1%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Nighu (N.V.)

Total Male Female
Change -0.6% 1.5% -1.6%
2011 84.7% 92% 76.8%
2001 85.3% 90.5% 78.4%

Workers profile

Nighu (N.V.) has 34% (64) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 58% male and 8% female population are working population. 55% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 8% of total female population are main and 0% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Nighu (N.V.)

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 33.5% 31.9% 1.6% 66.5%
Male 58.3% 55.2% 3.1% 41.7%
Female 8.4% 8.4% 0% 91.6%