Sonale Bk. Village, with population of 782 is Vada sub district's the 84th least populous village, located in Vada sub district of Thane district in the state Maharashtra in India. Total geographical area of Sonale Bk. village is 2 km2 and it is the 54th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 327 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Jawhar and distance from Sonale Bk. village to Jawhar is 37 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.

Demographics

The village is home to 782 people, among them 402 (51%) are male and 380 (49%) are female. 47% of the whole population are from general caste, 3% are from schedule caste and 50% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Sonale Bk. village is 10%, among them 46% are boys and 54% are girls. There are 176 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Sonale Bk.

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 782 370 21 391 78
Male 402 187 10 205 36
Female 380 183 11 186 42

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 20.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 647. Female population growth rate of the village is 23% which is 4.1% higher than male population growth rate of 18.9%. General caste population has increased by 0.3%; Schedule caste population has increased by 10.5%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 51% and child population has decreased by -1.3% in the village since last census.

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

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 21 0 11 51 -1
Male 19 -3 -9 52 -5
Female 23 3 38 50 2

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 945 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 979, in schedule caste is 1100 and in schedule tribe is 907. There are 1167 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 31 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 88 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Sonale Bk.

Total General SC ST Child
Change 31 57 373 -12 88
2011 945 979 1,100 907 1,167
2001 914 922 727 919 1,079

Literacy

Total 526 people in the village are literate, among them 296 are male and 230 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Sonale Bk. is 75%. 81% of male and 68% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 4%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 5%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Sonale Bk.

Total Male Female
Change 3 3 5
2011 75 81 68
2001 71 78 63

Workers profile

Sonale Bk. has 37% (292) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 56% male and 17% female population are working population. 42% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 14% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 8% of total female population are main and 9% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Sonale Bk.

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 37 26 12 63
Male 56 42 14 44
Female 17 8 9 83