Vijaygad Village, with population of 993 is Vada sub district's the 60th most populous village, located in Vada sub district of Thane district in the state Maharashtra in India. Total geographical area of Vijaygad village is 1 km2 and it is the 11th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 821 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Bhiwandi and distance from Vijaygad village to Bhiwandi is 28 km. Pin code of Vijaygad village is 421312. Vada is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 55 km. District head quarter of the village is Thane which is 47 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 993 people, among them 484 (49%) are male and 509 (51%) are female. 71% of the whole population are from general caste, 1% are from schedule caste and 28% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Vijaygad village is 14%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are 219 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Vijaygad

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 993 709 5 279 139
Male 484 343 3 138 70
Female 509 366 2 141 69

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 42.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 699. Female population growth rate of the village is 45% which is 5.9% higher than male population growth rate of 39.1%. General caste population has increased by 29.4%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -76.2%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 114.6% and child population has increased by 58% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Vijaygad

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 42.1% 29.4% -76.2% 114.6% 58%
Male 39.1% 26.6% -70% 106% 70.7%
Female 45% 32.1% -81.8% 123.8% 46.8%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1052 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1067, in schedule caste is 667 and in schedule tribe is 1022. There are 986 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 43 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 160 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Vijaygad

Total General SC ST Child
Change 43 45 -433 82 -160
2011 1052 1067 667 1022 986
2001 1009 1022 1100 940 1146

Literacy

Total 689 people in the village are literate, among them 359 are male and 330 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Vijaygad is 81%. 87% of male and 75% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 4%. Male literacy has gone up by 4% and female literacy rate has gone up by 4%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Vijaygad

Total Male Female
Change 3.8% 3.6% 4.3%
2011 80.7% 86.7% 75%
2001 76.9% 83.1% 70.7%

Workers profile

Vijaygad has 35% (351) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 58% male and 14% female population are working population. 56% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 13% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Vijaygad

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 35.3% 33.9% 1.4% 64.7%
Male 58.1% 55.8% 2.3% 41.9%
Female 13.8% 13.2% 0.6% 86.2%