Jamghar Village, with population of 1136 is Vada sub district's the 46th most populous village, located in Vada sub district of Thane district in the state Maharashtra in India. Total geographical area of Jamghar village is 4 km2 and it is the 79th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 312 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Bhiwandi and distance from Jamghar village to Bhiwandi is 36 km. Vada is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 9 km. District head quarter of the village is Thane which is 55 km away. 0.69 square kilometer (19%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 1136 people, among them 585 (51%) are male and 551 (49%) are female. 45% of the whole population are from general caste, 3% are from schedule caste and 52% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Jamghar village is 15%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 251 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Jamghar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,136 506 39 591 167
Male 585 261 19 305 86
Female 551 245 20 286 81

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 22.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 924. Female population growth rate of the village is 17.7% which is -10.6% lower than male population growth rate of 28.3%. General caste population has increased by 19.9%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -7.1%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 28.5% and child population has increased by 33.6% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Jamghar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 22.9% 19.9% -7.1% 28.5% 33.6%
Male 28.3% 19.2% 0% 39.9% 32.3%
Female 17.7% 20.7% -13% 18.2% 35%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 942 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 939, in schedule caste is 1053 and in schedule tribe is 938. There are 942 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 84 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 19 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Jamghar

Total General SC ST Child
Change -84 12 -158 -172 19
2011 942 939 1053 938 942
2001 1026 927 1211 1110 923

Literacy

Total 642 people in the village are literate, among them 369 are male and 273 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Jamghar is 66%. 74% of male and 58% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 4%. Male literacy has gone down by 1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 8%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Jamghar

Total Male Female
Change 4.6% 0.5% 7.6%
2011 66.3% 73.9% 58.1%
2001 61.7% 73.4% 50.5%

Workers profile

Jamghar has 45% (510) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 61% male and 28% female population are working population. 59% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 25% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Jamghar

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 44.9% 42.6% 2.3% 55.1%
Male 61% 59.5% 1.5% 39%
Female 27.8% 24.7% 3.1% 72.2%