Shilottar Village, with population of 400 is Vada sub district's the 26th least populous village, located in Vada sub district of Thane district in the state Maharashtra in India. Total geographical area of Shilottar village is 4 km2 and it is the 74th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 107 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Jawhar and distance from Shilottar village to Jawhar is 35 km. Vada is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 10 km. District head quarter of the village is Thane which is 70 km away. 2.49 square kilometer (66%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 400 people, among them 202 (51%) are male and 198 (50%) are female. 43% of the whole population are from general caste and 58% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Shilottar village is 13%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 99 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Shilottar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 400 170 0 230 50
Male 202 85 0 117 26
Female 198 85 0 113 24

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 49.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 268. Female population growth rate of the village is 43.5% which is -11.9% lower than male population growth rate of 55.4%. General caste population has decreased by -10.5%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 194.9% and child population has increased by 8.7% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Shilottar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 49.3% -10.5% 0% 194.9% 8.7%
Male 55.4% -9.6% 0% 225% 30%
Female 43.5% -11.5% 0% 169% -7.7%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 980 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1000, and in schedule tribe is 966. There are 923 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 82 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 377 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Shilottar

Total General SC ST Child
Change -82 -21 0 -201 -377
2011 980 1000 0 966 923
2001 1062 1021 0 1167 1300

Literacy

Total 243 people in the village are literate, among them 141 are male and 102 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Shilottar is 69%. 80% of male and 59% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by -2%. Male literacy has gone down by 0% and female literacy rate has gone down by -4%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Shilottar

Total Male Female
Change -1.8% 0.1% -3.9%
2011 69.4% 80.1% 58.6%
2001 71.2% 80% 62.5%

Workers profile

Shilottar has 54% (217) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 55% male and 53% female population are working population. 30% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 26% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 25% of total female population are main and 28% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Shilottar

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 54.3% 27.3% 27% 45.8%
Male 55.4% 29.7% 25.7% 44.6%
Female 53% 24.7% 28.3% 47%