Vakalan (N.V.) Village, with population of 1790 is Thane sub district's the 3rd most populous village, located in Thane sub district of Thane district in the state Maharashtra in India. Total geographical area of Vakalan (N.V.) village is 3 km2 and it is the 2nd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 609 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Thane and distance from Vakalan (N.V.) village to Thane is 21 km. Thane is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 21 km. District head quarter of the village is Thane which is 21 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 1790 people, among them 913 (51%) are male and 877 (49%) are female. 92% of the whole population are from general caste, 2% are from schedule caste and 6% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Vakalan (N.V.) village is 12%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are 362 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

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

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,790 1,638 37 115 215
Male 913 832 23 58 107
Female 877 806 14 57 108

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -99.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 7 lakh. Female population growth rate of the village is -99.7% which is 0.1% higher than male population growth rate of -99.8%. General caste population has decreased by -99.7%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -99.9%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -99% and child population has decreased by -99.8% in the village since last census.

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

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -99.7% -99.7% -99.9% -99% -99.8%
Male -99.8% -99.8% -99.9% -99% -99.8%
Female -99.7% -99.7% -99.9% -98.9% -99.8%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 961 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 969, in schedule caste is 609 and in schedule tribe is 983. There are 1009 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 182 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 91 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

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

Total General SC ST Child
Change 182 199 -283 101 91
2011 961 969 609 983 1009
2001 779 770 892 882 918

Literacy

Total 1199 people in the village are literate, among them 665 are male and 534 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Vakalan (N.V.) is 76%. 83% of male and 69% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by -9%. Male literacy has gone down by -8% and female literacy rate has gone down by -9%.

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

Total Male Female
Change -9.2% -8.0% -9.0%
2011 76.1% 82.5% 69.4%
2001 85.3% 90.5% 78.4%

Workers profile

Vakalan (N.V.) has 32% (566) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 53% male and 10% female population are working population. 48% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 5% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 7% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

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

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 31.6% 28% 3.6% 68.4%
Male 52.6% 47.8% 4.8% 47.4%
Female 9.8% 7.4% 2.4% 90.2%