Dabhon Village, with population of 489 is Vada sub district's the 40th least populous village, located in Vada sub district of Thane district in the state Maharashtra in India. Total geographical area of Dabhon village is 3 km2 and it is the 84th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 144 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Jawhar and distance from Dabhon village to Jawhar is 36 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.

Demographics

The village is home to 489 people, among them 246 (50%) are male and 243 (50%) are female. 10% of the whole population are from general caste, 0% are from schedule caste and 90% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Dabhon village is 18%, among them 59% are boys and 41% are girls. There are 96 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Dabhon

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 489 50 1 438 87
Male 246 27 0 219 51
Female 243 23 1 219 36

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 36.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 358. Female population growth rate of the village is 31.4% which is -10.8% lower than male population growth rate of 42.2%. General caste population has increased by 28.2%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -80%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 39.5% and child population has increased by 22.5% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Dabhon

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 36.6% 28.2% -80% 39.5% 22.5%
Male 42.2% 35% -100% 47% 50%
Female 31.4% 21.1% 0% 32.7% -2.7%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 988 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 852, and in schedule tribe is 1000. There are 706 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 81 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 382 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Dabhon

Total General SC ST Child
Change -81 -98 -250 -107 -382
2011 988 852 0 1000 706
2001 1069 950 250 1107 1088

Literacy

Total 257 people in the village are literate, among them 140 are male and 117 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Dabhon is 64%. 72% of male and 57% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 20%. Male literacy has gone up by 12% and female literacy rate has gone up by 29%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Dabhon

Total Male Female
Change 20.0% 11.4% 28.1%
2011 63.9% 71.8% 56.5%
2001 43.9% 60.4% 28.4%

Workers profile

Dabhon has 54% (263) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 54% male and 54% female population are working population. 54% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 0% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 54% of total female population are main and 0% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Dabhon

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 53.8% 53.8% 0% 46.2%
Male 53.7% 53.7% 0% 46.3%
Female 53.9% 53.9% 0% 46.1%