Chinchghar Village, with population of 2287 is Vada sub district's the 8th most populous village, located in Vada sub district of Thane district in the state Maharashtra in India. Total geographical area of Chinchghar village is 2 km2 and it is the 49th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 990 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Bhiwandi and distance from Chinchghar village to Bhiwandi is 29 km. Vada is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 74 km. District head quarter of the village is Thane which is 74 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 2287 people, among them 1219 (53%) are male and 1068 (47%) are female. 72% of the whole population are from general caste, 12% are from schedule caste and 16% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Chinchghar village is 14%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 546 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Chinchghar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,287 1,640 278 369 313
Male 1,219 881 146 192 170
Female 1,068 759 132 177 143

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 42.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1601. Female population growth rate of the village is 45.9% which is 5.6% higher than male population growth rate of 40.3%. General caste population has increased by 36%; Schedule caste population has increased by 107.5%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 41.4% and child population has increased by 52.7% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Chinchghar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 42.8% 36% 107.5% 41.4% 52.7%
Male 40.3% 32.3% 117.9% 41.2% 53.2%
Female 45.9% 40.6% 97% 41.6% 52.1%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 876 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 862, in schedule caste is 904 and in schedule tribe is 922. There are 841 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 34 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 6 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Chinchghar

Total General SC ST Child
Change 34 51 -96 3 -6
2011 876 862 904 922 841
2001 842 811 1000 919 847

Literacy

Total 1714 people in the village are literate, among them 963 are male and 751 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Chinchghar is 87%. 92% of male and 81% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by -1%. Male literacy has gone down by -2% and female literacy rate has gone down by -1%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Chinchghar

Total Male Female
Change -1.7% -2.0% -0.9%
2011 86.8% 91.8% 81.2%
2001 88.5% 93.8% 82.1%

Workers profile

Chinchghar has 37% (848) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 55% male and 17% female population are working population. 51% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 13% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Chinchghar

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 37.1% 33.1% 4% 62.9%
Male 54.8% 50.7% 4.1% 45.2%
Female 16.9% 12.9% 3.9% 83.1%