Saras Ohol Village, with population of 349 is Vada sub district's the 22nd least populous village, located in Vada sub district of Thane district in the state Maharashtra in India. Total geographical area of Saras Ohol village is 2 km2 and it is the 28th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 202 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Palghar and distance from Saras Ohol village to Palghar is 40 km. Vada is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 7 km. District head quarter of the village is Thane which is 69 km away. 0.06 square kilometer (3%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 349 people, among them 180 (52%) are male and 169 (48%) are female. 54% of the whole population are from general caste, 0% are from schedule caste and 46% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Saras Ohol village is 14%, among them 56% are boys and 44% are girls. There are 79 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Saras Ohol

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 349 187 1 161 48
Male 180 99 0 81 27
Female 169 88 1 80 21

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 7.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 324. Female population growth rate of the village is 5% which is -5.4% lower than male population growth rate of 10.4%. General caste population has decreased by -8.8%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 35.3% and child population has increased by 23.1% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Saras Ohol

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 7.7% -8.8% 0% 35.3% 23.1%
Male 10.4% -7.5% 0% 44.6% 35%
Female 5% -10.2% 0% 27% 10.5%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 939 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 889, and in schedule tribe is 988. There are 778 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 49 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 172 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Saras Ohol

Total General SC ST Child
Change -49 -27 0 -137 -172
2011 939 889 0 988 778
2001 988 916 0 1125 950

Literacy

Total 226 people in the village are literate, among them 127 are male and 99 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Saras Ohol is 75%. 83% of male and 67% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 3%. Male literacy has gone down by -1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 8%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Saras Ohol

Total Male Female
Change 3.5% -0.9% 7.7%
2011 75.1% 83% 66.9%
2001 71.6% 83.9% 59.2%

Workers profile

Saras Ohol has 40% (140) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 55% male and 24% female population are working population. 18% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 37% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 4% of total female population are main and 20% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Saras Ohol

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 40.1% 11.5% 28.7% 59.9%
Male 55% 18.3% 36.7% 45%
Female 24.3% 4.1% 20.1% 75.7%