Kalambhai Village, with population of 1445 is Vada sub district's the 31st most populous village, located in Vada sub district of Thane district in the state Maharashtra in India. Total geographical area of Kalambhai village is 6 km2 and it is the 54th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 260 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Bhiwandi and distance from Kalambhai 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. 4.31 square kilometer (78%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 1445 people, among them 781 (54%) are male and 664 (46%) are female. 2% of the whole population are from general caste and 98% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kalambhai village is 11%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are 210 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kalambhai

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,445 33 0 1,412 157
Male 781 17 0 764 78
Female 664 16 0 648 79

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 62.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 891. Female population growth rate of the village is 53% which is -17.9% lower than male population growth rate of 70.9%. General caste population has increased by 10%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 64% and child population has decreased by -13.7% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kalambhai

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 62.2% 10% 0% 64% -13.7%
Male 70.9% -22.7% 0% 75.6% -12.4%
Female 53% 100% 0% 52.1% -15.1%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 850 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 941, and in schedule tribe is 848. There are 1013 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 100 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 32 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kalambhai

Total General SC ST Child
Change -100 577 0 -131 -32
2011 850 941 0 848 1013
2001 950 364 0 979 1045

Literacy

Total 972 people in the village are literate, among them 590 are male and 382 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kalambhai is 75%. 84% of male and 65% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 22%. Male literacy has gone up by 16% and female literacy rate has gone up by 27%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kalambhai

Total Male Female
Change 22.3% 16.2% 27.8%
2011 75.5% 83.9% 65.3%
2001 53.2% 67.7% 37.5%

Workers profile

Kalambhai has 39% (558) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 36% male and 42% female population are working population. 26% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 10% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 29% of total female population are main and 13% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kalambhai

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 38.6% 27.4% 11.2% 61.4%
Male 35.7% 26.1% 9.6% 64.3%
Female 42% 28.9% 13.1% 58%