Dindori Village, with population of about 18 thousand is Dindori sub district's the most populous village, located in Dindori sub district of Nashik district in the state Maharashtra in India. Total geographical area of Dindori village is 26 km2 and it is the 4th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 683 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Nashik and distance from Dindori village to Nashik is 25 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Dindori village is 422202. Dindori is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 18 km. District head quarter of the village is Nashik which is 25 km away. 1.84 square kilometer (7%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to about 18 thousand people, among them 9147 (52%) are male and 8587 (48%) are female. 61% of the whole population are from general caste, 12% are from schedule caste and 26% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Dindori village is 13%, among them 55% are boys and 45% are girls. There are 3606 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Dindori

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 17,734 10,863 2,201 4,670 2,268
Male 9,147 5,682 1,117 2,348 1,242
Female 8,587 5,181 1,084 2,322 1,026

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 15.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 15 thousand. Female population growth rate of the village is 18.6% which is 5.5% higher than male population growth rate of 13.1%. General caste population has increased by 11.9%; Schedule caste population has increased by 40.9%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 15.1% and child population has decreased by -7% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Dindori

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 16 12 41 15 -7
Male 13 10 38 10 -3
Female 19 14 45 21 -11

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 939 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 912, in schedule caste is 970 and in schedule tribe is 989. There are 826 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has increased by 44 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 76 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Dindori

Total General SC ST Child
Change 44 25 46 87 -76
2011 939 912 970 989 826
2001 895 887 924 902 902

Literacy

Total about 13 thousand people in the village are literate, among them 7097 are male and 5882 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Dindori is 84%. 90% of male and 78% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 2%. Male literacy has gone down by 1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 4%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Dindori

Total Male Female
Change 2 1 4
2011 84 90 78
2001 82 89 74

Workers profile

Dindori has 37% (6638) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 52% male and 22% female population are working population. 46% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 17% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Dindori

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 37 32 5 63
Male 52 46 6 48
Female 22 17 5 78