Pethranjani Village, with population of 200 is Vada sub district's the 9th least populous village, located in Vada sub district of Thane district in the state Maharashtra in India. Total geographical area of Pethranjani village is 1 km2 and it is the 3rd smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 351 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Bhiwandi and distance from Pethranjani village to Bhiwandi is 47 km. Vada is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 3 km. District head quarter of the village is Thane which is 52 km away. 0.08 square kilometer (14%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 200 people, among them 95 (48%) are male and 105 (53%) are female. 15% of the whole population are from general caste, 2% are from schedule caste and 83% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Pethranjani village is 15%, among them 40% are boys and 60% are girls. There are 46 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Pethranjani

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 200 30 4 166 30
Male 95 16 2 77 12
Female 105 14 2 89 18

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 102% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 99. Female population growth rate of the village is 123.4% which is 40.7% higher than male population growth rate of 82.7%. General caste population has increased by 100%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 97.6% and child population has increased by 114.3% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Pethranjani

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 102% 100% 0% 97.6% 114.3%
Male 82.7% 128.6% 0% 71.1% 20%
Female 123.4% 75% 0% 128.2% 350%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1105 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 875, in schedule caste is 1000 and in schedule tribe is 1156. There are 1500 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 201 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 1100 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Pethranjani

Total General SC ST Child
Change 201 -268 1000 289 1100
2011 1105 875 1000 1156 1500
2001 904 1143 0 867 400

Literacy

Total 94 people in the village are literate, among them 55 are male and 39 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Pethranjani is 55%. 66% of male and 45% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 15%. Male literacy has gone up by 9% and female literacy rate has gone up by 22%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Pethranjani

Total Male Female
Change 15.3% 9.2% 21.5%
2011 55.3% 66.3% 44.8%
2001 40% 57.1% 23.3%

Workers profile

Pethranjani has 52% (104) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 56% male and 49% female population are working population. 54% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 42% of total female population are main and 7% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Pethranjani

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 52% 47.5% 4.5% 48%
Male 55.8% 53.7% 2.1% 44.2%
Female 48.6% 41.9% 6.7% 51.4%