Ashele (N.V.) Village, with population of about 23 thousand is Ambarnath sub district's the most populous village, located in Ambarnath sub district of Thane district in the state Maharashtra in India. Total geographical area of Ashele (N.V.) village is 2 km2 and it is the 23rd smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 12891 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Ulhasnagar and distance from Ashele (N.V.) village to Ulhasnagar is 6 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Ashele (N.V.) village is 421004. Ambarnath is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 3 km. District head quarter of the village is Thane which is 20 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to about 23 thousand people, among them about 12 thousand (53%) are male and about 11 thousand (47%) are female. 73% of the whole population are from general caste, 24% are from schedule caste and 3% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Ashele (N.V.) village is 13%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 5312 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

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

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 22,946 16,836 5,486 624 2,970
Male 12,229 9,109 2,796 324 1,567
Female 10,717 7,727 2,690 300 1,403

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -98.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 11.9 lakh. Female population growth rate of the village is -98.1% which is 0% lower than male population growth rate of -98.1%. General caste population has decreased by -98.5%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -92%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -97.5% and child population has decreased by -97.9% in the village since last census.

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

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -98.1% -98.5% -92% -97.5% -97.9%
Male -98.1% -98.4% -92.1% -97.5% -97.9%
Female -98.1% -98.5% -91.9% -97.5% -98%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 876 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 848, in schedule caste is 962 and in schedule tribe is 926. There are 895 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 8 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 20 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

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

Total General SC ST Child
Change -8 -32 25 9 -20
2011 876 848 962 926 895
2001 884 880 937 917 915

Literacy

Total about 18 thousand people in the village are literate, among them 9961 are male and 7802 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Ashele (N.V.) is 89%. 93% of male and 84% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by -1%. Male literacy has gone down by -1% and female literacy rate has gone down by -1%.

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

Total Male Female
Change -1.1% -0.8% -1.5%
2011 88.9% 93.4% 83.8%
2001 90% 94.2% 85.3%

Workers profile

Ashele (N.V.) has 38% (8713) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 57% male and 16% female population are working population. 55% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 14% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

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

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 38% 35.7% 2.3% 62%
Male 57.1% 54.8% 2.4% 42.9%
Female 16.1% 13.9% 2.2% 83.9%