Dehene Village, with population of 1004 is Shahapur sub district's the 87th most populous village, located in Shahapur sub district of Thane district in the state Maharashtra in India. Total geographical area of Dehene village is 33 km2 and it is the 4th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 31 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Igatpuri and distance from Dehene village to Igatpuri is 53 km. Pin code of Dehene village is 400600. Shahapur is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 70 km. District head quarter of the village is Thane which is 130 km away. 21.14 square kilometer (65%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 1004 people, among them 511 (51%) are male and 493 (49%) are female. 60% of the whole population are from general caste, 7% are from schedule caste and 33% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Dehene village is 13%, among them 56% are boys and 44% are girls. There are 226 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Dehene

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,004 607 70 327 132
Male 511 302 35 174 74
Female 493 305 35 153 58

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 33.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 751. Female population growth rate of the village is 27.1% which is -13.7% lower than male population growth rate of 40.8%. General caste population has increased by 44.9%; Schedule caste population has increased by 25%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 18.5% and child population has decreased by -7% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Dehene

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 33.7% 44.9% 25% 18.5% -7%
Male 40.8% 55.7% 40% 20.8% 4.2%
Female 27.1% 35.6% 12.9% 15.9% -18.3%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 965 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1010, in schedule caste is 1000 and in schedule tribe is 879. There are 784 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 104 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 216 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Dehene

Total General SC ST Child
Change -104 -150 -240 -38 -216
2011 965 1010 1000 879 784
2001 1069 1160 1240 917 1000

Literacy

Total 565 people in the village are literate, among them 320 are male and 245 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Dehene is 65%. 73% of male and 56% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 14%. Male literacy has gone up by 8% and female literacy rate has gone up by 18%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Dehene

Total Male Female
Change 13.9% 8.1% 18.4%
2011 64.8% 73.2% 56.3%
2001 50.9% 65.1% 37.9%

Workers profile

Dehene has 49% (495) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 59% male and 40% female population are working population. 39% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 19% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 16% of total female population are main and 24% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Dehene

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 49.3% 27.8% 21.5% 50.7%
Male 58.5% 39.3% 19.2% 41.5%
Female 39.8% 15.8% 23.9% 60.2%