Apti Village, with population of 448 is Vada sub district's the 35th least populous village, located in Vada sub district of Thane district in the state Maharashtra in India. Total geographical area of Apti village is 2 km2 and it is the 40th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 232 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Palghar and distance from Apti village to Palghar is 32 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 77 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 448 people, among them 222 (50%) are male and 226 (50%) are female. 73% of the whole population are from general caste and 27% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Apti village is 6%, among them 64% are boys and 36% are girls. There are 117 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Apti

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 448 325 0 123 25
Male 222 161 0 61 16
Female 226 164 0 62 9

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -15.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 528. Female population growth rate of the village is -18.1% which is -6.2% lower than male population growth rate of -11.9%. General caste population has decreased by -13.3%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -19.6% and child population has decreased by -55.4% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Apti

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -15.2% -13.3% 0% -19.6% -55.4%
Male -11.9% -9.6% 0% -17.6% -36%
Female -18.1% -16.8% 0% -21.5% -71%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1018 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1019, and in schedule tribe is 1016. There are 563 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 77 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 677 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Apti

Total General SC ST Child
Change -77 -88 0 -52 -677
2011 1018 1019 0 1016 563
2001 1095 1107 0 1068 1240

Literacy

Total 322 people in the village are literate, among them 169 are male and 153 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Apti is 76%. 82% of male and 71% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 6%. Male literacy has gone up by 6% and female literacy rate has gone up by 6%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Apti

Total Male Female
Change 5.8% 6.2% 5.2%
2011 76.1% 82% 70.5%
2001 70.3% 75.8% 65.3%

Workers profile

Apti has 54% (244) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 59% male and 50% female population are working population. 18% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 42% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 3% of total female population are main and 46% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Apti

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 54.5% 10.3% 44.2% 45.5%
Male 59.5% 17.6% 41.9% 40.5%
Female 49.6% 3.1% 46.5% 50.4%