Kumdal Village, with population of 517 is Vada sub district's the 47th least populous village, located in Vada sub district of Thane district in the state Maharashtra in India. Total geographical area of Kumdal village is 4 km2 and it is the 78th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 139 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Palghar and distance from Kumdal village to Palghar is 25 km. Vada is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 12 km. District head quarter of the village is Thane which is 70 km away. 0.65 square kilometer (18%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 517 people, among them 267 (52%) are male and 250 (48%) are female. 11% of the whole population are from general caste and 89% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kumdal village is 14%, among them 46% are boys and 54% are girls. There are 110 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kumdal

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 517 56 0 461 70
Male 267 33 0 234 32
Female 250 23 0 227 38

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -17.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 628. Female population growth rate of the village is -16.9% which is 1.4% higher than male population growth rate of -18.3%. General caste population has increased by 194.7%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -24.3% and child population has decreased by -44.4% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kumdal

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -17.7% 194.7% 0% -24.3% -44.4%
Male -18.3% 230% 0% -26.2% -53.6%
Female -16.9% 155.6% 0% -22.3% -33.3%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 936 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 697, and in schedule tribe is 970. There are 1188 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 16 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 362 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kumdal

Total General SC ST Child
Change 16 -203 0 49 362
2011 936 697 0 970 1188
2001 920 900 0 921 826

Literacy

Total 301 people in the village are literate, among them 189 are male and 112 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kumdal is 67%. 80% of male and 53% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 2%. Male literacy has gone up by 2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 3%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kumdal

Total Male Female
Change 2.8% 2.5% 2.4%
2011 67.3% 80.4% 52.8%
2001 64.5% 77.9% 50.4%

Workers profile

Kumdal has 58% (298) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 58% male and 57% female population are working population. 16% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 42% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 11% of total female population are main and 46% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kumdal

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 57.6% 13.7% 43.9% 42.4%
Male 58.1% 16.1% 41.9% 41.9%
Female 57.2% 11.2% 46% 42.8%