Khutal Village, with population of 549 is Vada sub district's the 53rd least populous village, located in Vada sub district of Thane district in the state Maharashtra in India. Total geographical area of Khutal village is 1 km2 and it is the 6th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 518 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Palghar and distance from Khutal village to Palghar is 22 km. Vada is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 16 km. District head quarter of the village is Thane which is 70 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 549 people, among them 273 (50%) are male and 276 (50%) are female. 7% of the whole population are from general caste, 0% are from schedule caste and 93% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Khutal village is 15%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 99 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Khutal

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 549 36 2 511 83
Male 273 20 0 253 42
Female 276 16 2 258 41

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 35.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 406. Female population growth rate of the village is 38.7% which is 6.8% higher than male population growth rate of 31.9%. General caste population has increased by 63.6%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 33.1% and child population has increased by 1.2% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Khutal

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 35.2% 63.6% 0% 33.1% 1.2%
Male 31.9% 11.1% 0% 33.9% 2.4%
Female 38.7% 300% 0% 32.3% 0%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1011 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 800, and in schedule tribe is 1020. There are 976 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 50 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 24 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Khutal

Total General SC ST Child
Change 50 578 0 -12 -24
2011 1011 800 0 1020 976
2001 961 222 0 1032 1000

Literacy

Total 276 people in the village are literate, among them 163 are male and 113 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Khutal is 59%. 71% of male and 48% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 4%. Male literacy has gone up by 2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 8%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Khutal

Total Male Female
Change 4.6% 1.9% 8.2%
2011 59.2% 70.6% 48.1%
2001 54.6% 68.7% 39.9%

Workers profile

Khutal has 56% (305) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 57% male and 54% female population are working population. 57% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 0% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 53% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Khutal

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 55.6% 54.8% 0.7% 44.4%
Male 57.1% 56.8% 0.4% 42.9%
Female 54% 52.9% 1.1% 46%