Dahivali Kumbhiste Village, with population of 799 is Vada sub district's the 85th least populous village, located in Vada sub district of Thane district in the state Maharashtra in India. Total geographical area of Dahivali Kumbhiste village is 6 km2 and it is the 40th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 125 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Jawhar and distance from Dahivali Kumbhiste village to Jawhar is 34 km. Vada is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 8 km. District head quarter of the village is Thane which is 67 km away. 4.33 square kilometer (68%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 799 people, among them 378 (47%) are male and 421 (53%) are female. 1% of the whole population are from general caste and 99% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Dahivali Kumbhiste village is 20%, among them 47% are boys and 53% are girls. There are 157 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Dahivali Kumbhiste

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 799 11 0 788 163
Male 378 6 0 372 76
Female 421 5 0 416 87

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 34.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 596. Female population growth rate of the village is 34.9% which is 1.8% higher than male population growth rate of 33.1%. General caste population has decreased by -77.6%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 44.1% and child population has increased by 30.4% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Dahivali Kumbhiste

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 34 -78 0 44 30
Male 33 -76 0 44 46
Female 35 -79 0 44 19

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1114 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 833, and in schedule tribe is 1118. There are 1145 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 15 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 259 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Dahivali Kumbhiste

Total General SC ST Child
Change 15 -127 0 6 -259
2011 1,114 833 0 1,118 1,145
2001 1,099 960 0 1,112 1,404

Literacy

Total 391 people in the village are literate, among them 221 are male and 170 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Dahivali Kumbhiste is 61%. 73% of male and 51% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 15%. Male literacy has gone up by 11% and female literacy rate has gone up by 19%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Dahivali Kumbhiste

Total Male Female
Change 15 12 19
2011 62 73 51
2001 47 62 32

Workers profile

Dahivali Kumbhiste has 51% (405) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 52% male and 50% female population are working population. 32% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 20% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 2% of total female population are main and 47% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Dahivali Kumbhiste

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 51 16 34 49
Male 52 32 20 48
Female 50 2 47 50