Bhade Village, with population of 1198 is Lanja sub district's the 22nd most populous village, located in Lanja sub district of Ratnagiri district in the state Maharashtra in India. Total geographical area of Bhade village is 16 km2 and it is the 7th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 74 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Ratnagiri and distance from Bhade village to Ratnagiri is 30 km. Lanja is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 30 km. District head quarter of the village is Ratnagiri which is 30 km away.


The village is home to 1198 people, among them 574 (48%) are male and 624 (52%) are female. 96% of the whole population are from general caste, 4% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bhade village is 10%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 278 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1087 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1079, in schedule caste is 1300. There are 851 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village.


Total 872 people in the village are literate, among them 470 are male and 402 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Bhade is 81%. 93% of male and 71% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Bhade has 53% (636) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 55% male and 51% female population are working population. 31% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 24% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 15% of total female population are main and 36% are marginal workers.