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Chilhar Population - Thane, Maharashtra

Chilhar is a medium size village located in Palghar Taluka of Thane district, Maharashtra with total 163 families residing. The Chilhar village has population of 777 of which 377 are males while 400 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Chilhar village population of children with age 0-6 is 134 which makes up 17.25 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Chilhar village is 1061 which is higher than Maharashtra state average of 929. Child Sex Ratio for the Chilhar as per census is 861, lower than Maharashtra average of 894.

Chilhar village has lower literacy rate compared to Maharashtra. In 2011, literacy rate of Chilhar village was 44.01 % compared to 82.34 % of Maharashtra. In Chilhar Male literacy stands at 57.70 % while female literacy rate was 31.66 %.

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

Chilhar Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 163 - -
Population 777 377 400
Child (0-6) 134 72 62
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 761 368 393
Literacy 44.01 % 57.70 % 31.66 %
Total Workers 422 214 208
Main Worker 372 - -
Marginal Worker 50 13 37

Caste Factor

In Chilhar village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 97.94 % of total population in Chilhar village. There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in Chilhar village of Thane.

Work Profile

In Chilhar village out of total population, 422 were engaged in work activities. 88.15 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 11.85 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 422 workers engaged in Main Work, 114 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 172 were Agricultural labourer.