Pimpalas Village, with population of 1785 is Vada sub district's the 14th most populous village, located in Vada sub district of Thane district in the state Maharashtra in India. Total geographical area of Pimpalas village is 9 km2 and it is the 22nd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 210 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Palghar and distance from Pimpalas village to Palghar is 42 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 77 km away. 3.49 square kilometer (41%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 1785 people, among them 897 (50%) are male and 888 (50%) are female. 34% of the whole population are from general caste and 66% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Pimpalas village is 18%, among them 49% are boys and 51% are girls. There are 377 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Pimpalas

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,785 613 0 1,172 322
Male 897 316 0 581 158
Female 888 297 0 591 164

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 47% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1214. Female population growth rate of the village is 48.2% which is 2.3% higher than male population growth rate of 45.9%. General caste population has increased by 22.1%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 67.9% and child population has increased by 61% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Pimpalas

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 47% 22.1% -100% 67.9% 61%
Male 45.9% 23% -100% 65.5% 71.7%
Female 48.2% 21.2% -100% 70.3% 51.9%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 990 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 940, and in schedule tribe is 1017. There are 1038 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 decreased by 136 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Pimpalas

Total General SC ST Child
Change 16 -13 -1000 28 -136
2011 990 940 0 1017 1038
2001 974 953 1000 989 1174

Literacy

Total 952 people in the village are literate, among them 543 are male and 409 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Pimpalas is 65%. 73% of male and 56% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 9%. Male literacy has gone up by 6% and female literacy rate has gone up by 13%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Pimpalas

Total Male Female
Change 9.6% 6.2% 13.5%
2011 65.1% 73.5% 56.5%
2001 55.5% 67.3% 43%

Workers profile

Pimpalas has 63% (1121) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 64% male and 62% female population are working population. 26% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 38% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 23% of total female population are main and 39% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Pimpalas

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 62.8% 24.4% 38.4% 37.2%
Male 63.9% 25.9% 38% 36.1%
Female 61.7% 22.9% 38.9% 38.3%