Bramhangaon Village, with population of 696 is Vada sub district's the 77th least populous village, located in Vada sub district of Thane district in the state Maharashtra in India. Total geographical area of Bramhangaon village is 1 km2 and it is the 17th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 501 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Palghar and distance from Bramhangaon village to Palghar is 25 km. Vada is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 15 km. District head quarter of the village is Thane which is 75 km away. 0.08 square kilometer (6%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 696 people, among them 320 (46%) are male and 376 (54%) are female. 23% of the whole population are from general caste and 77% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bramhangaon village is 15%, among them 40% are boys and 60% are girls. There are 149 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Bramhangaon

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 696 158 0 538 102
Male 320 75 0 245 41
Female 376 83 0 293 61

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 46.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 474. Female population growth rate of the village is 55.4% which is 17.5% higher than male population growth rate of 37.9%. General caste population has increased by 20.6%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 56.9% and child population has increased by 27.5% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Bramhangaon

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 46.8% 20.6% 0% 56.9% 27.5%
Male 37.9% 13.6% 0% 47.6% 13.9%
Female 55.4% 27.7% 0% 65.5% 38.6%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1175 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1107, and in schedule tribe is 1196. There are 1488 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 132 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 266 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Bramhangaon

Total General SC ST Child
Change 132 122 0 130 266
2011 1175 1107 0 1196 1488
2001 1043 985 0 1066 1222

Literacy

Total 389 people in the village are literate, among them 197 are male and 192 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Bramhangaon is 65%. 71% of male and 61% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by -4%. Male literacy has gone down by -11% and female literacy rate has gone up by 4%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Bramhangaon

Total Male Female
Change -3.5% -11.0% 4.4%
2011 65.5% 70.6% 61%
2001 69% 81.6% 56.6%

Workers profile

Bramhangaon has 29% (201) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 55% male and 7% female population are working population. 3% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 52% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 1% of total female population are main and 6% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Bramhangaon

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 28.9% 1.7% 27.2% 71.1%
Male 54.7% 3.1% 51.6% 45.3%
Female 6.9% 0.5% 6.4% 93.1%