Dabhadi Village, with population of about 18 thousand is Malegaon sub district's the most populous village, located in Malegaon sub district of Nashik district in the state Maharashtra in India. Total geographical area of Dabhadi village is 30 km2 and it is the 6th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 592 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Malegaon and distance from Dabhadi village to Malegaon is 12 km. Malegaon is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 12 km. District head quarter of the village is Nashik which is 117 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to about 18 thousand people, among them 9278 (52%) are male and 8554 (48%) are female. 69% of the whole population are from general caste, 7% are from schedule caste and 23% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Dabhadi village is 13%, among them 55% are boys and 45% are girls. There are 3668 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Dabhadi

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 17,832 12,335 1,321 4,176 2,346
Male 9,278 6,474 695 2,109 1,293
Female 8,554 5,861 626 2,067 1,053

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 3.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 17 thousand. Female population growth rate of the village is 3.1% which is -1% lower than male population growth rate of 4.1%. General caste population has decreased by -6.4%; Schedule caste population has increased by 41.6%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 34.8% and child population has increased by 0.7% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Dabhadi

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 4 -6 42 35 1
Male 4 -5 38 33 8
Female 3 -8 46 36 -7

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 922 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 905, in schedule caste is 901 and in schedule tribe is 980. There are 814 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has decreased by 9 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 128 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Dabhadi

Total General SC ST Child
Change -9 -26 53 23 -128
2011 922 905 901 980 814
2001 931 931 848 957 942

Literacy

Total about 13 thousand people in the village are literate, among them 7060 are male and 5524 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Dabhadi is 81%. 88% of male and 74% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 5%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 8%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Dabhadi

Total Male Female
Change 6 3 8
2011 81 88 74
2001 76 85 66

Workers profile

Dabhadi has 45% (8097) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 56% male and 34% female population are working population. 55% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 1% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 30% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Dabhadi

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 45 43 3 55
Male 56 55 1 44
Female 34 30 5 66