Biloshi Village, with population of 1744 is Vada sub district's the 15th most populous village, located in Vada sub district of Thane district in the state Maharashtra in India. Total geographical area of Biloshi village is 6 km2 and it is the 41st biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 283 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Bhiwandi and distance from Biloshi village to Bhiwandi is 32 km. Pin code of Biloshi village is 401204. Vada is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 70 km. District head quarter of the village is Thane which is 60 km away. 0.01 square kilometer (0%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 1744 people, among them 877 (50%) are male and 867 (50%) are female. 61% of the whole population are from general caste, 2% are from schedule caste and 37% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Biloshi village is 12%, among them 47% are boys and 53% are girls. There are 370 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Biloshi

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,744 1,057 38 649 209
Male 877 537 17 323 98
Female 867 520 21 326 111

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 42.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1227. Female population growth rate of the village is 46.9% which is 9.2% higher than male population growth rate of 37.7%. General caste population has increased by 0.3%; Schedule caste population has increased by 442.9%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 291% and child population has increased by 71.3% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Biloshi

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 42.1% 0.3% 442.9% 291% 71.3%
Male 37.7% -2.9% 240% 308.9% 96%
Female 46.9% 3.8% 950% 274.7% 54.2%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 989 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 968, in schedule caste is 1235 and in schedule tribe is 1009. There are 1133 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 63 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 307 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Biloshi

Total General SC ST Child
Change 63 62 835 -92 -307
2011 989 968 1235 1009 1133
2001 926 906 400 1101 1440

Literacy

Total 1147 people in the village are literate, among them 636 are male and 511 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Biloshi is 75%. 82% of male and 68% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by -5%. Male literacy has gone down by -5% and female literacy rate has gone down by -4%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Biloshi

Total Male Female
Change -5.6% -5.6% -4.8%
2011 74.7% 81.6% 67.6%
2001 80.3% 87.2% 72.4%

Workers profile

Biloshi has 43% (758) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 60% male and 26% female population are working population. 58% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 20% of total female population are main and 7% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Biloshi

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 43.5% 38.8% 4.6% 56.5%
Male 60.3% 57.8% 2.5% 39.7%
Female 26.4% 19.6% 6.8% 73.6%