Nevasa Tahsil, with population of about 3.6 lakh is Ahmadnagar district's the 3rd most populous sub district, located in Ahmadnagar district of the state Maharashtra in India. There are 129 villages in the sub district, among them Nevasa Kh.(Rural) is the most populous village with population of about 23 thousand and Mhalapur is the least populous village with population of 116. Nevasa Bk. is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 42 km2 and Wanjarwadi is the smallest with 2 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 3.6 lakh people, among them about 1.9 lakh (52%) are male and about 1.7 lakh (48%) are female. 80% of the whole population are from general caste, 15% are from schedule caste and 5% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Nevasa tahsil is 13%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are about 73 thousand households in the sub district and an average 5 persons live in every family.

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

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Nevasa

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 357,829 286,274 52,661 18,894 47,800
Male 185,001 148,629 26,867 9,505 25,880
Female 172,828 137,645 25,794 9,389 21,920

Most populated Villages in Nevasa

Villages
Name Population
Nevasa Kh.(Rural) 22618
Sonai 18089
Chanda 11483
Ghodegaon 10719
Bhende Bk. 8899
Shinganapur 8528
Bhanashiware 7355
Dedgaon 6563
Kukana 6396
Kharwandi 6129

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 92% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 6% of the total population and Jains are the third largest religious community here with 1% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 931 in Muslims are 970 and in Jains are 963.

Religion wise population 2011 - Nevasa

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 357,829 330,684 21,056 1,896 170 841 2,277 54 851
Male 185,001 171,270 10,689 924 91 427 1,160 27 413
Female 172,828 159,414 10,367 972 79 414 1,117 27 438

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 934 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 926, in schedule caste is 960 and in schedule tribe is 988. There are 847 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the sub district.

Villages with highest sex ratio in Nevasa

Villages
Name Sex Ratio
Babhulwedhe 1026
Mukindpur 1015
Khalal Pimpri 1014
Chilekhanwadi 1013
Suregaon Turf Dahigaon 1008
Mhasale 1006
Gidegaon 1006
Chinchban 1000
Maktapur 1000
Manglapur 998

Literacy

Total about 2.4 lakh people in the sub district are literate, among them about 1.4 lakh are male and about 1.1 lakh are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Nevasa is 79%. 87% of male and 70% of female population are literate here.

Villages with highest literacy rate in Nevasa

Villages
Name Literacy Rate %
Khunegaon 88
Antarwali 88
Nimbhari 85
Khalal Pimpri 85
Landewadi 85
Kukana 85
Khupti 84
Dhamori 84
Nagapur 84
Imampur 84

Workers profile

Nevasa has 51% (about 1.8 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 56% male and 44% female population are working population. 53% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 39% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Nevasa

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 50.5% 46.2% 4.3% 49.5%
Male 56.2% 52.7% 3.6% 43.8%
Female 44.4% 39.3% 5.1% 55.6%

Biggest Villages in Nevasa

Villages
Name Area (Km2)
Nevasa Bk. 42.1
Dedgaon 31.1
Nevasa Kh.(Rural) 30.1
Kharwandi 29
Chanda 27.8
Rastapur 23.1
Ghodegaon 22.8
Belpimpalgaon 22.2
Moryachinchore 21.2
Pachegaon 21.1