Dehu Census Town, with population of 6133 is Haveli sub district's the least populous census town located in Haveli sub district of Pune district in the state Maharashtra in India. Total geographical area of Dehu census town is 6 km2 and it is the smallest census town by area in the sub district. Population density of the census town is 1084 persons per km2. There is only one ward in this census town which is Dehu Ward No 01 and the population of Dehu Ward No 01 is 6133.

Nearest railway station is Dehu Road which is 5 km far from here. Pune is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the census town is 30 km. District head quarter of the census town is Pune which is 30 km away. Greater Mumbai is the state head quarter of the census town and is 171 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the census town is 710.7 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 41.4°C and minimum temperature goes down to 5.9°C.


The census town is home to 6133 people, among them 3178 (52%) are male and 2955 (48%) are female. 73% of the whole population are from general caste, 26% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Dehu census town is 11%, among them 55% are boys and 45% are girls. There are 1381 households in the census town and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Dehu

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 6,133 4,468 1,608 57 660
Male 3,178 2,307 839 32 361
Female 2,955 2,161 769 25 299

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 80% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the census town followed by Buddhists which contribute 10% of the total population and Muslims are the third largest religious community here with 8% population all other religious communities contribute 2% of the total population. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 918 in Buddhists are 1000 and in Muslims are 930

Religion wise population 2011 - Dehu

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 6,133 4,910 496 63 31 598 28 4 3
Male 3,178 2,560 257 27 16 299 15 2 2
Female 2,955 2,350 239 36 15 299 13 2 1

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 930 females per 1000 male in the census town. Sex ratio in general caste is 937, in schedule caste is 917 and in schedule tribe is 781. There are 828 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the census town.


Total 4851 people in the census town are literate, among them 2614 are male and 2237 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Dehu is 89%. 93% of male and 84% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Dehu has 39% (2412) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 57% male and 20% female population are working population. 53% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 14% of total female population are main and 6% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Dehu

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 39.3% 34.4% 4.9% 60.7%
Male 57.1% 53% 4.1% 42.9%
Female 20.2% 14.5% 5.8% 79.8%