Kuyalu Village, with population of 844 is Vada sub district's the 83rd most populous village, located in Vada sub district of Thane district in the state Maharashtra in India. Total geographical area of Kuyalu village is 3 km2 and it is the 76th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 264 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Bhiwandi and distance from Kuyalu village to Bhiwandi is 1 km. Vada is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 25 km. District head quarter of the village is Thane which is 65 km away. 1.55 square kilometer (48%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 844 people, among them 420 (50%) are male and 424 (50%) are female. 30% of the whole population are from general caste, 2% are from schedule caste and 68% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kuyalu village is 16%, among them 45% are boys and 55% are girls. There are 185 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kuyalu

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 844 252 20 572 138
Male 420 120 11 289 62
Female 424 132 9 283 76

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 94.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 434. Female population growth rate of the village is 103.8% which is 18% higher than male population growth rate of 85.8%. General caste population has increased by 26%; Schedule caste population has increased by 25%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 162.4% and child population has increased by 112.3% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kuyalu

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 94.5% 26% 25% 162.4% 112.3%
Male 85.8% 20% 37.5% 144.9% 72.2%
Female 103.8% 32% 12.5% 183% 162.1%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1010 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1100, in schedule caste is 818 and in schedule tribe is 979. There are 1226 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 90 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 420 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kuyalu

Total General SC ST Child
Change 90 100 -182 132 420
2011 1010 1100 818 979 1226
2001 920 1000 1000 847 806

Literacy

Total 433 people in the village are literate, among them 261 are male and 172 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kuyalu is 61%. 73% of male and 49% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by 1%. Male literacy has gone down by -1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 4%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kuyalu

Total Male Female
Change 1.1% -1.3% 4.1%
2011 61.3% 72.9% 49.4%
2001 60.2% 74.2% 45.3%

Workers profile

Kuyalu has 61% (515) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 60% male and 62% female population are working population. 60% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 0% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 62% of total female population are main and 0% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kuyalu

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 61% 60.8% 0.2% 39%
Male 59.8% 59.5% 0.2% 40.2%
Female 62.3% 62% 0.2% 37.7%