Durves is a large village located in Palghar Taluka of Thane district, Maharashtra with total 568 families residing. The Durves village has population of 2766 of which 1390 are males while 1376 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Durves village population of children with age 0-6 is 464 which makes up 16.78 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Durves village is 990 which is higher than Maharashtra state average of 929. Child Sex Ratio for the Durves as per census is 1081, higher than Maharashtra average of 894.
Durves village has lower literacy rate compared to Maharashtra. In 2011, literacy rate of Durves village was 63.25 % compared to 82.34 % of Maharashtra. In Durves Male literacy stands at 73.52 % while female literacy rate was 52.69 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Durves 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 Durves village.
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In Durves village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST).
Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 83.88 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 1.01 % of total population in Durves village.
In Durves village out of total population, 1195 were engaged in work activities. 74.06 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 25.94 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 1195 workers engaged in Main Work, 162 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 420 were Agricultural labourer.