Dadar Census Town, with population of 5389 is Pen sub district's the most populous census town located in Pen sub district of Raigarh district in the state Maharashtra in India. Total geographical area of Dadar census town is 9 km2 and it is the biggest census town by area in the sub district. Population density of the census town is 592 persons per km2. There is only one ward in this census town which is Dadar Ward No 01 and the population of Dadar Ward No 01 is 5389.

Nearest railway station is Pen which is 12 km far from here. Pen is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the census town is 12 km. District head quarter of the census town is Alibag which is 42 km away. Greater Mumbai is the state head quarter of the census town and is 95 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the census town is 2164.5 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 36.7°C and minimum temperature goes down to 13.5°C.

Demographics

The census town is home to 5389 people, among them 2820 (52%) are male and 2569 (48%) are female. 100% of the whole population are from general caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Dadar census town is 14%, among them 56% are boys and 44% are girls. There are 1202 households in the census town and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Dadar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 5,389 5,388 0 1 774
Male 2,820 2,819 0 1 430
Female 2,569 2,569 0 0 344

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 100% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the census town.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 911.

Religion wise population 2011 - Dadar

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 5,389 5,383 2 2 0 0 0 0 2
Male 2,820 2,817 1 2 0 0 0 0 0
Female 2,569 2,566 1 0 0 0 0 0 2

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 911 females per 1000 male in the census town. Sex ratio in general caste is 911,. There are 800 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the census town.

Literacy

Total 3418 people in the census town are literate, among them 2058 are male and 1360 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Dadar is 74%. 86% of male and 61% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Dadar has 29% (1571) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 46% male and 10% female population are working population. 17% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 29% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 5% of total female population are main and 6% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Dadar

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 29.2% 11.2% 18% 70.8%
Male 46.2% 17.1% 29.1% 53.8%
Female 10.4% 4.6% 5.8% 89.6%