Nandani Gaigotha Village, with population of 1396 is Vada sub district's the 33rd most populous village, located in Vada sub district of Thane district in the state Maharashtra in India. Total geographical area of Nandani Gaigotha village is 11 km2 and it is the 13th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 131 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Bhiwandi and distance from Nandani Gaigotha village to Bhiwandi is 25 km. Pin code of Nandani Gaigotha village is 421312. Vada is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 48 km. District head quarter of the village is Thane which is 35 km away. 9.84 square kilometer (92%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 1396 people, among them 698 (50%) are male and 698 (50%) are female. 1% of the whole population are from general caste and 99% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Nandani Gaigotha village is 16%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are 276 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Nandani Gaigotha

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,396 18 0 1,378 217
Male 698 7 0 691 109
Female 698 11 0 687 108

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 26.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1105. Female population growth rate of the village is 24% which is -4.8% lower than male population growth rate of 28.8%. General caste population has increased by 500%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 25% and child population has decreased by -16.9% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Nandani Gaigotha

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 26.3% 500% 0% 25% -16.9%
Male 28.8% 600% 0% 27.7% -12.1%
Female 24% 450% 0% 22.5% -21.2%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1000 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1571, and in schedule tribe is 994. There are 991 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 39 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 114 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Nandani Gaigotha

Total General SC ST Child
Change -39 -429 0 -43 -114
2011 1000 1571 0 994 991
2001 1039 2000 0 1037 1105

Literacy

Total 717 people in the village are literate, among them 404 are male and 313 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Nandani Gaigotha is 61%. 69% of male and 53% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 24%. Male literacy has gone up by 20% and female literacy rate has gone up by 28%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Nandani Gaigotha

Total Male Female
Change 23.6% 19.3% 27.7%
2011 60.8% 68.6% 53.1%
2001 37.2% 49.3% 25.4%

Workers profile

Nandani Gaigotha has 60% (837) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 60% male and 60% female population are working population. 42% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 18% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 43% of total female population are main and 17% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Nandani Gaigotha

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 60% 42.5% 17.5% 40%
Male 59.7% 42.1% 17.6% 40.3%
Female 60.2% 42.8% 17.3% 39.8%