Bhavehar Village, with population of 888 is Vada sub district's the 78th most populous village, located in Vada sub district of Thane district in the state Maharashtra in India. Total geographical area of Bhavehar village is 2 km2 and it is the 33rd smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 485 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Bhiwandi and distance from Bhavehar village to Bhiwandi is 28 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. 0.12 square kilometer (7%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 888 people, among them 453 (51%) are male and 435 (49%) are female. 56% of the whole population are from general caste, 2% are from schedule caste and 41% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bhavehar village is 14%, among them 60% are boys and 40% are girls. There are 217 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Bhavehar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 888 501 19 368 120
Male 453 267 8 178 72
Female 435 234 11 190 48

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 11.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 798. Female population growth rate of the village is 14.5% which is 6.1% higher than male population growth rate of 8.4%. General caste population has decreased by -1%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -17.4%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 36.8% and child population has decreased by -2.4% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Bhavehar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 11.3% -1% -17.4% 36.8% -2.4%
Male 8.4% -2.2% -33.3% 33.8% 14.3%
Female 14.5% 0.4% 0% 39.7% -20%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 960 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 876, in schedule caste is 1375 and in schedule tribe is 1067. There are 667 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 51 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 285 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Bhavehar

Total General SC ST Child
Change 51 23 458 44 -285
2011 960 876 1375 1067 667
2001 909 853 917 1023 952

Literacy

Total 560 people in the village are literate, among them 310 are male and 250 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Bhavehar is 73%. 81% of male and 65% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 5%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 7%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Bhavehar

Total Male Female
Change 4.6% 3.7% 6.8%
2011 72.9% 81.4% 64.6%
2001 68.3% 77.7% 57.8%

Workers profile

Bhavehar has 48% (423) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 59% male and 36% female population are working population. 51% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 8% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 26% of total female population are main and 10% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Bhavehar

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 47.6% 38.5% 9.1% 52.4%
Male 59.2% 51% 8.2% 40.8%
Female 35.6% 25.5% 10.1% 64.4%