Nichole Village, with population of 689 is Vada sub district's the 76th least populous village, located in Vada sub district of Thane district in the state Maharashtra in India. Total geographical area of Nichole village is 3 km2 and it is the 68th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 250 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Bhiwandi and distance from Nichole village to Bhiwandi is 28 km. Pin code of Nichole village is 401204. 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 53 km away. 0.29 square kilometer (11%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 689 people, among them 388 (56%) are male and 301 (44%) are female. 67% of the whole population are from general caste and 33% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Nichole village is 9%, among them 55% are boys and 45% are girls. There are 156 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Nichole

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 689 465 0 224 65
Male 388 274 0 114 36
Female 301 191 0 110 29

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 17.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 585. Female population growth rate of the village is 12.3% which is -10.1% lower than male population growth rate of 22.4%. General caste population has increased by 10.5%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 36.6% and child population has decreased by -18.8% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Nichole

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 17.8% 10.5% 0% 36.6% -18.8%
Male 22.4% 13.2% 0% 52% -10%
Female 12.3% 6.7% 0% 23.6% -27.5%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 776 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 697, and in schedule tribe is 965. There are 806 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 69 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 194 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Nichole

Total General SC ST Child
Change -69 -43 0 -222 -194
2011 776 697 0 965 806
2001 845 740 0 1187 1000

Literacy

Total 492 people in the village are literate, among them 305 are male and 187 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Nichole is 79%. 87% of male and 69% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 7%. Male literacy has gone up by 6% and female literacy rate has gone up by 8%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Nichole

Total Male Female
Change 6.7% 5.4% 7.8%
2011 78.8% 86.6% 68.8%
2001 72.1% 81.2% 61%

Workers profile

Nichole has 40% (275) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 60% male and 14% female population are working population. 58% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 12% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Nichole

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 39.9% 38.2% 1.7% 60.1%
Male 60.3% 58.2% 2.1% 39.7%
Female 13.6% 12.3% 1.3% 86.4%