Jale Village, with population of 582 is Vada sub district's the 61st least populous village, located in Vada sub district of Thane district in the state Maharashtra in India. Total geographical area of Jale village is 2 km2 and it is the 41st smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 292 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Bhiwandi and distance from Jale village to Bhiwandi is 38 km. Vada is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 55 km. District head quarter of the village is Thane which is 70 km away. 0.51 square kilometer (26%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 582 people, among them 284 (49%) are male and 298 (51%) are female. 36% of the whole population are from general caste and 64% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Jale village is 19%, among them 48% are boys and 52% are girls. There are 129 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Jale

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 582 209 0 373 109
Male 284 103 0 181 52
Female 298 106 0 192 57

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 35.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 429. Female population growth rate of the village is 39.3% which is 7.2% higher than male population growth rate of 32.1%. General caste population has increased by 13.6%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 52.2% and child population has increased by 67.7% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Jale

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 35.7% 13.6% 0% 52.2% 67.7%
Male 32.1% 8.4% 0% 50.8% 67.7%
Female 39.3% 19.1% 0% 53.6% 67.6%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1049 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1029, and in schedule tribe is 1061. There are 1096 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 54 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 1 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Jale

Total General SC ST Child
Change 54 92 0 19 -1
2011 1049 1029 0 1061 1096
2001 995 937 0 1042 1097

Literacy

Total 299 people in the village are literate, among them 161 are male and 138 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Jale is 63%. 69% of male and 57% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by -3%. Male literacy has gone down by -8% and female literacy rate has gone up by 3%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Jale

Total Male Female
Change -2.7% -7.8% 2.9%
2011 63.2% 69.4% 57.3%
2001 65.9% 77.2% 54.4%

Workers profile

Jale has 46% (270) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 58% male and 36% female population are working population. 58% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 0% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 36% of total female population are main and 0% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Jale

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 46.4% 46.4% 0% 53.6%
Male 57.7% 57.7% 0% 42.3%
Female 35.6% 35.6% 0% 64.4%