Mandava Village, with population of 942 is Vada sub district's the 71st most populous village, located in Vada sub district of Thane district in the state Maharashtra in India. Total geographical area of Mandava village is 16 km2 and it is the 6th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 61 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Jawhar and distance from Mandava village to Jawhar is 29 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 69 km away. 11.65 square kilometer (75%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 942 people, among them 481 (51%) are male and 461 (49%) are female. 20% of the whole population are from general caste, 0% are from schedule caste and 79% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Mandava village is 14%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 190 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Mandava

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 942 193 4 745 134
Male 481 102 3 376 69
Female 461 91 1 369 65

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 33.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 708. Female population growth rate of the village is 30.2% which is -5.7% lower than male population growth rate of 35.9%. General caste population has increased by 6%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 41.6% and child population has increased by 19.6% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Mandava

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 33.1% 6% 0% 41.6% 19.6%
Male 35.9% 7.4% 0% 45.2% 40.8%
Female 30.2% 4.6% 0% 38.2% 3.2%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 958 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 892, in schedule caste is 333 and in schedule tribe is 981. There are 942 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 42 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 344 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Mandava

Total General SC ST Child
Change -42 -24 333 -50 -344
2011 958 892 333 981 942
2001 1000 916 0 1031 1286

Literacy

Total 560 people in the village are literate, among them 318 are male and 242 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Mandava is 69%. 77% of male and 61% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 10%. Male literacy has gone up by 7% and female literacy rate has gone up by 14%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Mandava

Total Male Female
Change 10.6% 7.7% 13.7%
2011 69.3% 77.2% 61.1%
2001 58.7% 69.5% 47.4%

Workers profile

Mandava has 58% (546) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 58% male and 58% female population are working population. 28% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 30% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 17% of total female population are main and 41% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Mandava

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 58% 23% 34.9% 42%
Male 58% 28.5% 29.5% 42%
Female 57.9% 17.4% 40.6% 42.1%