Chambale Village, with population of 1575 is Vada sub district's the 20th most populous village, located in Vada sub district of Thane district in the state Maharashtra in India. Total geographical area of Chambale village is 4 km2 and it is the 75th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 425 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Bhiwandi Nizampur and distance from Chambale village to Bhiwandi Nizampur is 22 km. Vada is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 20 km. District head quarter of the village is Thane which is 40 km away. 0.1 square kilometer (3%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 1575 people, among them 777 (49%) are male and 798 (51%) are female. 71% of the whole population are from general caste, 2% are from schedule caste and 27% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Chambale village is 15%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 332 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Chambale

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,575 1,121 35 419 233
Male 777 562 17 198 121
Female 798 559 18 221 112

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 31.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1200. Female population growth rate of the village is 37.3% which is 11.8% higher than male population growth rate of 25.5%. General caste population has increased by 16%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -5.4%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 112.7% and child population has increased by 23.9% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Chambale

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 31.3% 16% -5.4% 112.7% 23.9%
Male 25.5% 11.3% -5.6% 106.3% 30.1%
Female 37.3% 21.3% -5.3% 118.8% 17.9%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1027 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 995, in schedule caste is 1059 and in schedule tribe is 1116. There are 926 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 88 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 96 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Chambale

Total General SC ST Child
Change 88 82 3 64 -96
2011 1027 995 1059 1116 926
2001 939 913 1056 1052 1022

Literacy

Total 1004 people in the village are literate, among them 532 are male and 472 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Chambale is 75%. 81% of male and 69% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by 0%. Male literacy has gone down by -4% and female literacy rate has gone up by 6%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Chambale

Total Male Female
Change 0.3% -3.9% 5.6%
2011 74.8% 81.1% 68.8%
2001 74.5% 85% 63.2%

Workers profile

Chambale has 64% (1015) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 69% male and 60% female population are working population. 60% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 8% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 47% of total female population are main and 13% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Chambale

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 64.4% 53.7% 10.8% 35.6%
Male 68.6% 60.4% 8.2% 31.4%
Female 60.4% 47.1% 13.3% 39.6%