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Penand Population - Thane, Maharashtra

Penand is a medium size village located in Palghar Taluka of Thane district, Maharashtra with total 266 families residing. The Penand village has population of 1206 of which 615 are males while 591 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Penand village population of children with age 0-6 is 146 which makes up 12.11 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Penand village is 961 which is higher than Maharashtra state average of 929. Child Sex Ratio for the Penand as per census is 921, higher than Maharashtra average of 894.

Penand village has lower literacy rate compared to Maharashtra. In 2011, literacy rate of Penand village was 69.43 % compared to 82.34 % of Maharashtra. In Penand Male literacy stands at 78.66 % while female literacy rate was 59.88 %.

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Penand 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 Penand village.

Penand Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 266 - -
Population 1,206 615 591
Child (0-6) 146 76 70
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 1,113 568 545
Literacy 69.43 % 78.66 % 59.88 %
Total Workers 673 365 308
Main Worker 359 - -
Marginal Worker 314 100 214

Caste Factor

In Penand village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 92.29 % of total population in Penand village. There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in Penand village of Thane.

Work Profile

In Penand village out of total population, 673 were engaged in work activities. 53.34 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 46.66 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 673 workers engaged in Main Work, 120 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 134 were Agricultural labourer.