Goleghar Village, with population of 168 is Vada sub district's the 6th least populous village, located in Vada sub district of Thane district in the state Maharashtra in India. Total geographical area of Goleghar village is 2 km2 and it is the 21st smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 109 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Bhiwandi and distance from Goleghar village to Bhiwandi is 36 km. Pin code of Goleghar 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. 1.39 square kilometer (90%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 168 people, among them 84 (50%) are male and 84 (50%) are female. and 100% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Goleghar village is 18%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 39 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Goleghar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 168 0 0 168 31
Male 84 0 0 84 16
Female 84 0 0 84 15

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 3.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 162. Female population growth rate of the village is 1.2% which is -5.1% lower than male population growth rate of 6.3%.; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 5% and child population has decreased by -13.9% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Goleghar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 3.7% -100% 0% 5% -13.9%
Male 6.3% -100% 0% 7.7% 6.7%
Female 1.2% -100% 0% 2.4% -28.6%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1000 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in and in schedule tribe is 1000. There are 938 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 51 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 462 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Goleghar

Total General SC ST Child
Change -51 -1000 0 -51 -462
2011 1000 0 0 1000 938
2001 1051 1000 0 1051 1400

Literacy

Total 83 people in the village are literate, among them 48 are male and 35 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Goleghar is 61%. 71% of male and 51% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 24%. Male literacy has gone up by 16% and female literacy rate has gone up by 32%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Goleghar

Total Male Female
Change 23.3% 15.9% 31.3%
2011 60.6% 70.6% 50.7%
2001 37.3% 54.7% 19.4%

Workers profile

Goleghar has 58% (97) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 58% male and 57% female population are working population. 5% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 54% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 2% of total female population are main and 55% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Goleghar

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 57.7% 3.6% 54.2% 42.3%
Male 58.3% 4.8% 53.6% 41.7%
Female 57.1% 2.4% 54.8% 42.9%