Mendhwan is a medium size village located in Palghar Taluka of Thane district, Maharashtra with total 124 families residing. The Mendhwan village has population of 802 of which 419 are males while 383 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Mendhwan village population of children with age 0-6 is 159 which makes up 19.83 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Mendhwan village is 914 which is lower than Maharashtra state average of 929. Child Sex Ratio for the Mendhwan as per census is 916, higher than Maharashtra average of 894.
Mendhwan village has lower literacy rate compared to Maharashtra. In 2011, literacy rate of Mendhwan village was 61.28 % compared to 82.34 % of Maharashtra. In Mendhwan Male literacy stands at 72.32 % while female literacy rate was 49.19 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Mendhwan village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village. Our website, don't have information about schools and hospital in Mendhwan village.
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In Mendhwan village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST).
Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 95.26 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 0.25 % of total population in Mendhwan village.
In Mendhwan village out of total population, 331 were engaged in work activities. 63.44 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 36.56 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 331 workers engaged in Main Work, 138 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 64 were Agricultural labourer.