Avandhe Village, with population of 629 is Vada sub district's the 67th least populous village, located in Vada sub district of Thane district in the state Maharashtra in India. Total geographical area of Avandhe village is 8 km2 and it is the 26th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 80 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Bhiwandi and distance from Avandhe village to Bhiwandi is 17 km. Vada is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 17 km. District head quarter of the village is Thane which is 64 km away. 5.5 square kilometer (70%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 629 people, among them 326 (52%) are male and 303 (48%) are female. 26% of the whole population are from general caste and 74% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Avandhe village is 12%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 134 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Avandhe

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 629 164 0 465 74
Male 326 90 0 236 40
Female 303 74 0 229 34

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 34.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 469. Female population growth rate of the village is 30.6% which is -7% lower than male population growth rate of 37.6%. General caste population has increased by 12.3%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 44% and child population has decreased by -11.9% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Avandhe

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 34.1% 12.3% 0% 44% -11.9%
Male 37.6% 15.4% 0% 48.4% -4.8%
Female 30.6% 8.8% 0% 39.6% -19%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 929 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 822, and in schedule tribe is 970. There are 850 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 50 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 150 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Avandhe

Total General SC ST Child
Change -50 -50 0 -61 -150
2011 929 822 0 970 850
2001 979 872 0 1031 1000

Literacy

Total 401 people in the village are literate, among them 234 are male and 167 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Avandhe is 72%. 82% of male and 62% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 14%. Male literacy has gone up by 11% and female literacy rate has gone up by 17%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Avandhe

Total Male Female
Change 14.4% 11.0% 17.4%
2011 72.3% 81.8% 62.1%
2001 57.9% 70.8% 44.7%

Workers profile

Avandhe has 52% (325) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 57% male and 46% female population are working population. 56% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 1% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 46% of total female population are main and 0% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Avandhe

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 51.7% 51.4% 0.3% 48.3%
Male 57.1% 56.4% 0.6% 42.9%
Female 45.9% 45.9% 0% 54.1%