Gates Bk. Village, with population of 1134 is Vada sub district's the 47th most populous village, located in Vada sub district of Thane district in the state Maharashtra in India. Total geographical area of Gates Bk. village is 2 km2 and it is the 50th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 485 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Bhiwandi and distance from Gates Bk. village to Bhiwandi is 38 km. Pin code of Gates Bk. village is 421303. Vada is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 18 km. District head quarter of the village is Thane which is 59 km away. 0.34 square kilometer (15%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 1134 people, among them 651 (57%) are male and 483 (43%) are female. 55% of the whole population are from general caste, 7% are from schedule caste and 38% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Gates Bk. village is 10%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 259 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Gates Bk.

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,134 627 74 433 112
Male 651 383 44 224 58
Female 483 244 30 209 54

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 45.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 781. Female population growth rate of the village is 32.3% which is -24.2% lower than male population growth rate of 56.5%. General caste population has increased by 40%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 30% and child population has increased by 19.1% in the village since last census.

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

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 45.2% 40% 0% 30% 19.1%
Male 56.5% 52.6% 0% 35.8% 9.4%
Female 32.3% 23.9% 0% 24.4% 31.7%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 742 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 637, in schedule caste is 682 and in schedule tribe is 933. There are 931 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 135 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 157 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Gates Bk.

Total General SC ST Child
Change -135 -148 682 -85 157
2011 742 637 682 933 931
2001 877 785 0 1018 774

Literacy

Total 851 people in the village are literate, among them 517 are male and 334 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Gates Bk. is 83%. 87% of male and 78% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 6%. Male literacy has gone down by -1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 13%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Gates Bk.

Total Male Female
Change 6.2% -1.2% 13.4%
2011 83.3% 87.2% 77.9%
2001 77.1% 88.4% 64.5%

Workers profile

Gates Bk. has 43% (493) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 62% male and 18% female population are working population. 44% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 18% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 10% of total female population are main and 8% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Gates Bk.

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 43.5% 29.5% 13.9% 56.5%
Male 62.2% 44.2% 18% 37.8%
Female 18.2% 9.7% 8.5% 81.8%