Peint Tahsil, with population of about 1.2 lakh is Nashik district's the least populous sub district, located in Nashik district of the state Maharashtra in India. There are 145 villages in the sub district, among them Peint is the most populous village with population of 6858 and Kelvihir is the least populous village with population of 133. Kayare is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 19 km2 and Ambapur is the smallest with 1 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 1.2 lakh people, among them about 60 thousand (50%) are male and about 60 thousand (50%) are female. 3% of the whole population are from general caste, 1% are from schedule caste and 96% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Peint tahsil is 15%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are about 24 thousand households in the sub district and an average 5 persons live in every family.

100% population of Peint tahsil live in the Peint Sub District rural part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Peint

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 119,838 3,645 617 115,576 18,272
Male 60,292 1,897 327 58,068 9,189
Female 59,546 1,748 290 57,508 9,083

Most populated Villages in Peint

Villages
Name Population
Peint 6858
Kohor 3593
Ambe 3176
Dhondmal 2445
Karanjali 2228
Kumbhale 1946
Kulwandi 1798
Mhasgan 1732
Usthale 1695
Sadadpada 1692

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 99% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 987.

Religion wise population 2011 - Peint

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 119,838 118,728 689 21 15 178 1 8 198
Male 60,292 59,741 341 12 6 88 1 6 97
Female 59,546 58,987 348 9 9 90 0 2 101

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 23.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 97 thousand. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 23.6% which is -0.5% lower than male population growth rate of 24.1%. General caste population has decreased by -39.8%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -22.5%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 28.5% and child population has increased by 9.6% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Peint

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 23.8% -39.8% -22.5% 28.5% 9.6%
Male 24.1% -39.7% -23.8% 29% 9.4%
Female 23.6% -39.9% -21% 28% 9.7%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 988 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 921, in schedule caste is 887 and in schedule tribe is 990. There are 988 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the sub district. Overall sex ratio in the sub district has decreased by 4 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 2 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Peint

Total General SC ST Child
Change -4 -4 32 -8 2
2011 988 921 887 990 988
2001 992 925 855 998 986

Villages with highest sex ratio in Peint

Villages
Name Sex Ratio
Dhulghat 1150
Amdongra 1144
Jambvihir 1133
Bardapada 1122
Khadki 1111
Dhabyachapada 1108
Dhanpada 1107
Toranmal 1095
Hanumantpada 1092
Mohadand 1088

Literacy

Total about 72 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 40 thousand are male and about 32 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Peint is 71%. 79% of male and 63% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 14%. Male literacy has gone up by 10% and female literacy rate has gone up by 18%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Peint

Total Male Female
Change 14.2% 10.4% 18.1%
2011 71% 79% 62.9%
2001 56.8% 68.6% 44.8%

Villages with highest literacy rate in Peint

Villages
Name Literacy Rate %
Sambarpada 90
Borwath 88
Tilbhat 87
Hanumannagar 86
Mohpada 86
Inambari 85
Karanjali 85
Peint 85
Asarbari 85
Badagi 84

Workers profile

Peint has 56% (about 67 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 57% male and 55% female population are working population. 47% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 10% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 42% of total female population are main and 13% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Peint

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 55.8% 44.6% 11.2% 44.2%
Male 56.6% 46.8% 9.8% 43.4%
Female 55% 42.3% 12.7% 45%

Biggest Villages in Peint

Villages
Name Area (Km2)
Kayare 18.6
Sadadpada 17.6
Ambe 14.2
Gawandh 13.9
Peint 12.9
Kohor 12.6
Gandole 11.5
Hatrundi 9.9
Kulwandi 9.9
Kumbhale 9.2