Bhopivali Village, with population of 479 is Vada sub district's the 39th least populous village, located in Vada sub district of Thane district in the state Maharashtra in India. Total geographical area of Bhopivali village is 2 km2 and it is the 45th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 223 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Palghar and distance from Bhopivali village to Palghar is 31 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 75 km away. 0.43 square kilometer (20%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 479 people, among them 249 (52%) are male and 230 (48%) are female. 98% of the whole population are from general caste, 1% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bhopivali village is 11%, among them 56% are boys and 44% are girls. There are 115 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Bhopivali

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 479 471 6 2 54
Male 249 245 2 2 30
Female 230 226 4 0 24

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 20.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 397. Female population growth rate of the village is 17.3% which is -6.6% lower than male population growth rate of 23.9%. General caste population has increased by 51.9%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -45.5%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -97.4% and child population has increased by 5.9% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Bhopivali

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 20.7% 51.9% -45.5% -97.4% 5.9%
Male 23.9% 57.1% -71.4% -94.7% 15.4%
Female 17.3% 46.8% 0% -100% -4%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 924 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 922, in schedule caste is 2000. There are 800 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 51 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 162 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Bhopivali

Total General SC ST Child
Change -51 -65 1429 -1000 -162
2011 924 922 2000 0 800
2001 975 987 571 1000 962

Literacy

Total 345 people in the village are literate, among them 191 are male and 154 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Bhopivali is 81%. 87% of male and 75% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 2%. Male literacy has gone down by 1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 4%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Bhopivali

Total Male Female
Change 2.6% 0.9% 4.0%
2011 81.2% 87.2% 74.8%
2001 78.6% 86.3% 70.8%

Workers profile

Bhopivali has 52% (250) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 54% male and 50% female population are working population. 39% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 15% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 8% of total female population are main and 42% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Bhopivali

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 52.2% 24.2% 28% 47.8%
Male 54.2% 39.4% 14.9% 45.8%
Female 50% 7.8% 42.2% 50%