Lohape Village, with population of 569 is Vada sub district's the 58th least populous village, located in Vada sub district of Thane district in the state Maharashtra in India. Total geographical area of Lohape village is 6 km2 and it is the 45th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 95 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Bhiwandi and distance from Lohape village to Bhiwandi is 20 km. Pin code of Lohape 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. 3.39 square kilometer (56%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 569 people, among them 290 (51%) are male and 279 (49%) are female. 1% of the whole population are from general caste and 99% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Lohape village is 14%, among them 61% are boys and 39% are girls. There are 118 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Lohape

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 569 3 0 566 79
Male 290 2 0 288 48
Female 279 1 0 278 31

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -21.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 722. Female population growth rate of the village is -24.6% which is -7% lower than male population growth rate of -17.6%. General caste population has decreased by -90%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -14.8% and child population has decreased by -42.8% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Lohape

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -21.2% -90% -100% -14.8% -42.8%
Male -17.6% -90% -100% -10% -18.6%
Female -24.6% -90% -100% -19.2% -60.8%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 962 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 500, and in schedule tribe is 965. There are 646 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 89 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 693 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Lohape

Total General SC ST Child
Change -89 0 -1333 -110 -693
2011 962 500 0 965 646
2001 1051 500 1333 1075 1339

Literacy

Total 321 people in the village are literate, among them 176 are male and 145 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Lohape is 66%. 73% of male and 58% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by -5%. Male literacy has gone down by -8% and female literacy rate has gone down by -4%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Lohape

Total Male Female
Change -5.7% -7.8% -3.4%
2011 65.5% 72.7% 58.5%
2001 71.2% 80.5% 61.9%

Workers profile

Lohape has 60% (344) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 60% male and 61% female population are working population. 59% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 1% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 54% of total female population are main and 6% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Lohape

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 60.5% 56.6% 3.9% 39.5%
Male 60.3% 59% 1.4% 39.7%
Female 60.6% 54.1% 6.5% 39.4%