Gates Kh. Village, with population of 881 is Vada sub district's the 79th most populous village, located in Vada sub district of Thane district in the state Maharashtra in India. Total geographical area of Gates Kh. village is 2 km2 and it is the 41st smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 443 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Bhiwandi and distance from Gates Kh. village to Bhiwandi is 38 km. Pin code of Gates Kh. 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. 0.21 square kilometer (11%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 881 people, among them 460 (52%) are male and 421 (48%) are female. 74% of the whole population are from general caste, 1% are from schedule caste and 26% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Gates Kh. village is 10%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 202 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Gates Kh.

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 881 648 6 227 92
Male 460 342 2 116 50
Female 421 306 4 111 42

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 26.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 694. Female population growth rate of the village is 19.3% which is -15.6% lower than male population growth rate of 34.9%. General caste population has increased by 6.4%; Schedule caste population has decreased by 0%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 187.3% and child population has decreased by -11.5% in the village since last census.

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

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 26.9% 6.4% 0% 187.3% -11.5%
Male 34.9% 15.5% -50% 182.9% 2%
Female 19.3% -2.2% 100% 192.1% -23.6%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 915 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 895, in schedule caste is 2000 and in schedule tribe is 957. There are 840 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 120 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 282 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Gates Kh.

Total General SC ST Child
Change -120 -162 1500 30 -282
2011 915 895 2000 957 840
2001 1035 1057 500 927 1122

Literacy

Total 685 people in the village are literate, among them 380 are male and 305 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Gates Kh. is 87%. 93% of male and 80% 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 12%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Gates Kh.

Total Male Female
Change 9.9% 6.4% 12.7%
2011 86.8% 92.7% 80.5%
2001 76.9% 86.3% 67.8%

Workers profile

Gates Kh. has 41% (360) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 55% male and 25% female population are working population. 45% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 10% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 11% of total female population are main and 14% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Gates Kh.

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 40.9% 29.2% 11.7% 59.1%
Male 55.4% 45.4% 10% 44.6%
Female 24.9% 11.4% 13.5% 75.1%