Devali Tarf Kohaj Village, with population of 548 is Vada sub district's the 52nd least populous village, located in Vada sub district of Thane district in the state Maharashtra in India. Total geographical area of Devali Tarf Kohaj village is 2 km2 and it is the 36th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 296 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Palghar and distance from Devali Tarf Kohaj village to Palghar is 30 km. Vada is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 13 km. District head quarter of the village is Thane which is 73 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 548 people, among them 269 (49%) are male and 279 (51%) are female. 45% of the whole population are from general caste and 55% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Devali Tarf Kohaj village is 10%, among them 42% are boys and 58% are girls. There are 123 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Devali Tarf Kohaj

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 548 249 0 299 57
Male 269 123 0 146 24
Female 279 126 0 153 33

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 34.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 408. Female population growth rate of the village is 28.6% which is -12.2% lower than male population growth rate of 40.8%. General caste population has increased by 4.2%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 76.9% and child population has decreased by 0% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Devali Tarf Kohaj

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 34.3% 4.2% 0% 76.9% 0%
Male 40.8% 10.8% 0% 82.5% -7.7%
Female 28.6% -1.6% 0% 71.9% 6.5%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1037 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1024, and in schedule tribe is 1048. There are 1375 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 99 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 183 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Devali Tarf Kohaj

Total General SC ST Child
Change -99 -129 0 -65 183
2011 1037 1024 0 1048 1375
2001 1136 1153 0 1113 1192

Literacy

Total 349 people in the village are literate, among them 194 are male and 155 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Devali Tarf Kohaj is 71%. 79% of male and 63% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by 0%. Male literacy has gone down by -1% and female literacy rate has gone down by 0%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Devali Tarf Kohaj

Total Male Female
Change -0.1% -0.8% -0.4%
2011 71.1% 79.2% 63%
2001 71.2% 80% 63.4%

Workers profile

Devali Tarf Kohaj has 57% (314) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 58% male and 56% female population are working population. 25% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 33% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 12% of total female population are main and 44% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Devali Tarf Kohaj

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 57.3% 18.6% 38.7% 42.7%
Male 58.4% 25.3% 33.1% 41.6%
Female 56.3% 12.2% 44.1% 43.7%