Mokhavane Village, with population of 2403 is Shahapur sub district's the 15th most populous village, located in Shahapur sub district of Thane district in the state Maharashtra in India. Total geographical area of Mokhavane village is 33 km2 and it is the 3rd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 73 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Igatpuri and distance from Mokhavane village to Igatpuri is 29 km. Shahapur is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 37 km. District head quarter of the village is Thane which is 89 km away. 10.86 square kilometer (33%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 2403 people, among them 1179 (49%) are male and 1224 (51%) are female. 35% of the whole population are from general caste, 0% are from schedule caste and 65% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Mokhavane village is 16%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 476 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Mokhavane

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,403 832 9 1,562 386
Male 1,179 416 6 757 201
Female 1,224 416 3 805 185

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 32.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1819. Female population growth rate of the village is 38.1% which is 11.7% higher than male population growth rate of 26.4%. General caste population has increased by 6.3%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 50.8% and child population has increased by 23.7% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Mokhavane

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 32.1% 6.3% 0% 50.8% 23.7%
Male 26.4% 0.2% 0% 46.1% 23.3%
Female 38.1% 13% 0% 55.4% 24.2%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1038 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1000, in schedule caste is 500 and in schedule tribe is 1063. There are 920 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 88 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 6 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Mokhavane

Total General SC ST Child
Change 88 113 500 63 6
2011 1038 1000 500 1063 920
2001 950 887 0 1000 914

Literacy

Total 1032 people in the village are literate, among them 592 are male and 440 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Mokhavane is 51%. 61% of male and 42% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 4%. Male literacy has gone down by -1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 11%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Mokhavane

Total Male Female
Change 4.5% -1.3% 11.4%
2011 51.2% 60.5% 42.3%
2001 46.7% 61.8% 30.9%

Workers profile

Mokhavane has 50% (1194) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 56% male and 43% female population are working population. 32% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 25% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 2% of total female population are main and 41% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Mokhavane

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 49.7% 16.8% 32.9% 50.3%
Male 56.5% 31.9% 24.6% 43.5%
Female 43.1% 2.2% 40.9% 56.9%