Usar Village, with population of 1202 is Vada sub district's the 41st most populous village, located in Vada sub district of Thane district in the state Maharashtra in India. Total geographical area of Usar village is 5 km2 and it is the 60th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 242 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Bhiwandi Nizampur and distance from Usar village to Bhiwandi Nizampur is 30 km. Vada is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 52 km. District head quarter of the village is Thane which is 76 km away. 1.5 square kilometer (30%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 1202 people, among them 617 (51%) are male and 585 (49%) are female. 46% of the whole population are from general caste and 54% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Usar village is 16%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 258 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Usar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,202 558 0 644 191
Male 617 294 0 323 100
Female 585 264 0 321 91

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 39.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 863. Female population growth rate of the village is 38.6% which is -1.3% lower than male population growth rate of 39.9%. General caste population has increased by 16%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 68.6% and child population has increased by 42.5% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Usar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 39.3% 16% 0% 68.6% 42.5%
Male 39.9% 22% 0% 61.5% 61.3%
Female 38.6% 10% 0% 76.4% 26.4%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 948 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 898, and in schedule tribe is 994. There are 910 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 9 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 251 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Usar

Total General SC ST Child
Change -9 -98 0 84 -251
2011 948 898 0 994 910
2001 957 996 0 910 1161

Literacy

Total 686 people in the village are literate, among them 379 are male and 307 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Usar is 68%. 73% of male and 62% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 2%. Male literacy has gone down by 0% and female literacy rate has gone up by 2%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Usar

Total Male Female
Change 1.5% 0.7% 2.4%
2011 67.9% 73.3% 62.1%
2001 66.4% 72.6% 59.7%

Workers profile

Usar has 51% (608) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 57% male and 44% female population are working population. 55% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 38% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Usar

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 50.6% 47% 3.6% 49.4%
Male 57.2% 55.3% 1.9% 42.8%
Female 43.6% 38.3% 5.3% 56.4%