Dahe Village, with population of 1211 is Vada sub district's the 40th most populous village, located in Vada sub district of Thane district in the state Maharashtra in India. Total geographical area of Dahe village is 6 km2 and it is the 43rd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 197 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Jawhar and distance from Dahe village to Jawhar is 34 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Dahe village is 421303. Vada is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 7 km. District head quarter of the village is Thane which is 66 km away. 4.93 square kilometer (80%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 1211 people, among them 601 (50%) are male and 610 (50%) are female. 0% of the whole population are from general caste and 100% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Dahe village is 16%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 267 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Dahe

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,211 5 0 1,206 197
Male 601 2 0 599 100
Female 610 3 0 607 97

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 32.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 916. Female population growth rate of the village is 34.7% which is 4.9% higher than male population growth rate of 29.8%. General caste population has decreased by -58.3%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 33.4% and child population has decreased by -1.5% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Dahe

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 32.2% -58.3% 0% 33.4% -1.5%
Male 29.8% -77.8% 0% 31.9% -2.9%
Female 34.7% 0% 0% 34.9% 0%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1015 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1500, and in schedule tribe is 1013. There are 970 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 37 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 28 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Dahe

Total General SC ST Child
Change 37 1167 0 22 28
2011 1015 1500 0 1013 970
2001 978 333 0 991 942

Literacy

Total 659 people in the village are literate, among them 389 are male and 270 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Dahe is 65%. 78% of male and 53% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 15%. Male literacy has gone up by 10% and female literacy rate has gone up by 21%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Dahe

Total Male Female
Change 14.6% 9.3% 20.3%
2011 65% 77.6% 52.6%
2001 50.4% 68.3% 32.3%

Workers profile

Dahe has 35% (418) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 47% male and 22% female population are working population. 46% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 1% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 22% of total female population are main and 0% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Dahe

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 34.5% 34.2% 0.3% 65.5%
Male 46.9% 46.3% 0.7% 53.1%
Female 22.3% 22.3% 0% 77.7%