Ambiste Bk. Village, with population of 1165 is Vada sub district's the 43rd most populous village, located in Vada sub district of Thane district in the state Maharashtra in India. Total geographical area of Ambiste Bk. village is 6 km2 and it is the 49th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 197 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Bhiwandi and distance from Ambiste Bk. village to Bhiwandi is 26 km. Vada is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 14 km. District head quarter of the village is Thane which is 70 km away. 1.62 square kilometer (27%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 1165 people, among them 590 (51%) are male and 575 (49%) are female. 59% of the whole population are from general caste, 1% are from schedule caste and 39% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Ambiste Bk. village is 14%, among them 45% are boys and 55% are girls. There are 270 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Ambiste Bk.

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,165 693 17 455 166
Male 590 354 10 226 75
Female 575 339 7 229 91

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 25.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 927. Female population growth rate of the village is 26.7% which is 2% higher than male population growth rate of 24.7%. General caste population has increased by 6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 750%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 67.9% and child population has increased by 10.7% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Ambiste Bk.

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 25.7% 6% 750% 67.9% 10.7%
Male 24.7% 5.7% 900% 65% -2.6%
Female 26.7% 6.3% 600% 70.9% 24.7%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 975 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 958, in schedule caste is 700 and in schedule tribe is 1013. There are 1213 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 15 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 265 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Ambiste Bk.

Total General SC ST Child
Change 15 6 -300 35 265
2011 975 958 700 1013 1213
2001 960 952 1000 978 948

Literacy

Total 707 people in the village are literate, among them 408 are male and 299 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Ambiste Bk. is 71%. 79% of male and 62% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by 1%. Male literacy has gone down by -2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 3%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Ambiste Bk.

Total Male Female
Change 0.8% -1.4% 2.7%
2011 70.8% 79.2% 61.8%
2001 70% 80.6% 59.1%

Workers profile

Ambiste Bk. has 49% (566) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 59% male and 37% female population are working population. 51% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 8% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 28% of total female population are main and 10% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Ambiste Bk.

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 48.6% 39.7% 8.9% 51.4%
Male 59.5% 51.2% 8.3% 40.5%
Female 37.4% 27.8% 9.6% 62.6%