Walhe Village, with population of 4747 is Purandhar sub district's the most populous village, located in Purandhar sub district of Pune district in the state Maharashtra in India. Total geographical area of Walhe village is 46 km2 and it is the biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 103 persons per km2.

Nearest railway station is Walhe which is within the village. Nearest town of the village is Jejuri and distance from Walhe village to Jejuri is 9 km. Sasvad is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 26 km. District head quarter of the village is Pune which is 56 km away. 3.46 square kilometer (8%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 4747 people, among them 2439 (51%) are male and 2308 (49%) are female. 91% of the whole population are from general caste, 7% are from schedule caste and 2% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Walhe village is 10%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 1088 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Walhe

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 4,747 4,343 328 76 470
Male 2,439 2,225 178 36 245
Female 2,308 2,118 150 40 225

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 946 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 952, in schedule caste is 843 and in schedule tribe is 1111. There are 918 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village.

Literacy

Total 3568 people in the village are literate, among them 1973 are male and 1595 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Walhe is 83%. 90% of male and 77% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Walhe has 51% (2420) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 59% male and 42% female population are working population. 58% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 1% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 41% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Walhe

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 51% 49.8% 1.2% 49%
Male 59.4% 58.3% 1.1% 40.6%
Female 42.1% 40.7% 1.4% 57.9%