Met Village, with population of 989 is Vada sub district's the 62nd most populous village, located in Vada sub district of Thane district in the state Maharashtra in India. Total geographical area of Met village is 1 km2 and it is the 14th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 738 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Bhiwandi and distance from Met village to Bhiwandi is 31 km. Vada is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 60 km. District head quarter of the village is Thane which is 82 km away. 0.05 square kilometer (4%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 989 people, among them 570 (58%) are male and 419 (42%) are female. 74% of the whole population are from general caste, 1% are from schedule caste and 25% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Met village is 10%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 249 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Met

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 989 730 9 250 101
Male 570 437 5 128 54
Female 419 293 4 122 47

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 57.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 628. Female population growth rate of the village is 38.3% which is -37.1% lower than male population growth rate of 75.4%. General caste population has increased by 37.5%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 157.7% and child population has increased by 21.7% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Met

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 58 38 0 158 22
Male 75 60 0 151 42
Female 38 14 0 165 4

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 735 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 670, in schedule caste is 800 and in schedule tribe is 953. There are 870 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 197 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 314 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Met

Total General SC ST Child
Change -197 -268 800 51 -314
2011 735 670 800 953 870
2001 932 938 0 902 1,184

Literacy

Total 671 people in the village are literate, among them 420 are male and 251 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Met is 76%. 81% of male and 67% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 2%. Male literacy has gone down by -3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 3%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Met

Total Male Female
Change 1 -3 4
2011 76 81 68
2001 74 84 64

Workers profile

Met has 45% (444) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 66% male and 17% female population are working population. 65% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 1% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 16% of total female population are main and 0% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Met

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 45 44 1 55
Male 66 65 1 34
Female 17 16 1 83