Kurle Village, with population of 514 is Vada sub district's the 46th least populous village, located in Vada sub district of Thane district in the state Maharashtra in India. Total geographical area of Kurle village is 3 km2 and it is the 69th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 186 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Palghar and distance from Kurle 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 60 km away. 1.11 square kilometer (40%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 514 people, among them 252 (49%) are male and 262 (51%) are female. 8% of the whole population are from general caste and 92% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kurle village is 15%, among them 48% are boys and 52% are girls. There are 112 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kurle

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 514 43 0 471 75
Male 252 17 0 235 36
Female 262 26 0 236 39

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 63.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 315. Female population growth rate of the village is 52.3% which is -23.9% lower than male population growth rate of 76.2%. General caste population has increased by 72%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 62.4% and child population has increased by 92.3% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kurle

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 63.2% 72% 0% 62.4% 92.3%
Male 76.2% 70% 0% 76.7% 89.5%
Female 52.3% 73.3% 0% 50.3% 95%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1040 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1529, and in schedule tribe is 1004. There are 1083 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 163 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 30 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kurle

Total General SC ST Child
Change -163 29 0 -176 30
2011 1040 1529 0 1004 1083
2001 1203 1500 0 1180 1053

Literacy

Total 310 people in the village are literate, among them 182 are male and 128 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kurle is 71%. 84% of male and 57% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 6%. Male literacy has gone down by 0% and female literacy rate has gone up by 8%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kurle

Total Male Female
Change 5.7% 0.4% 8.1%
2011 70.6% 84.3% 57.4%
2001 64.9% 83.9% 49.3%

Workers profile

Kurle has 58% (298) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 61% male and 55% female population are working population. 4% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 57% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 3% of total female population are main and 52% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kurle

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 58% 3.5% 54.5% 42%
Male 61.1% 4% 57.1% 38.9%
Female 55% 3.1% 51.9% 45%