Sonale Kh. Village, with population of 732 is Vada sub district's the 81st least populous village, located in Vada sub district of Thane district in the state Maharashtra in India. Total geographical area of Sonale Kh. village is 11 km2 and it is the 12th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 65 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Jawhar and distance from Sonale Kh. village to Jawhar is 35 km. Vada is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 14 km. District head quarter of the village is Thane which is 73 km away. 7.05 square kilometer (63%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 732 people, among them 372 (51%) are male and 360 (49%) are female. 29% of the whole population are from general caste and 71% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Sonale Kh. village is 13%, among them 46% are boys and 54% are girls. There are 163 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Sonale Kh.

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 732 209 0 523 96
Male 372 106 0 266 44
Female 360 103 0 257 52

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 13.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 644. Female population growth rate of the village is 13.6% which is -0.2% lower than male population growth rate of 13.8%. General caste population has decreased by -5.9%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 23.9% and child population has increased by 3.2% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Sonale Kh.

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 13.7% -5.9% 0% 23.9% 3.2%
Male 13.8% -1.9% 0% 21.5% -13.7%
Female 13.6% -9.6% 0% 26.6% 23.8%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 968 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 972, and in schedule tribe is 966. There are 1182 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 1 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 358 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Sonale Kh.

Total General SC ST Child
Change -1 -84 0 39 358
2011 968 972 0 966 1182
2001 969 1056 0 927 824

Literacy

Total 452 people in the village are literate, among them 263 are male and 189 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Sonale Kh. is 71%. 80% of male and 61% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 16%. Male literacy has gone up by 16% and female literacy rate has gone up by 14%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Sonale Kh.

Total Male Female
Change 15.7% 16.1% 14.9%
2011 71.1% 80.2% 61.4%
2001 55.4% 64.1% 46.5%

Workers profile

Sonale Kh. has 55% (399) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 57% male and 52% female population are working population. 46% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 11% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 12% of total female population are main and 39% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Sonale Kh.

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 54.5% 29.4% 25.1% 45.5%
Male 57.3% 46% 11.3% 42.7%
Female 51.7% 12.2% 39.4% 48.3%