Dunge Population - Thane, Maharashtra

Dunge is a large village located in Bhiwandi Taluka of Thane district, Maharashtra with total 411 families residing. The Dunge village has population of 2038 of which 1038 are males while 1000 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Dunge village population of children with age 0-6 is 268 which makes up 13.15 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Dunge village is 963 which is higher than Maharashtra state average of 929. Child Sex Ratio for the Dunge as per census is 836, lower than Maharashtra average of 894.

Dunge village has higher literacy rate compared to Maharashtra. In 2011, literacy rate of Dunge village was 83.22 % compared to 82.34 % of Maharashtra. In Dunge Male literacy stands at 91.03 % while female literacy rate was 75.28 %.

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

Dunge Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 411 - -
Population 2,038 1,038 1,000
Child (0-6) 268 146 122
Schedule Caste 41 18 23
Schedule Tribe 64 27 37
Literacy 83.22 % 91.03 % 75.28 %
Total Workers 739 596 143
Main Worker 621 - -
Marginal Worker 118 60 58

Caste Factor

Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 3.14 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 2.01 % of total population in Dunge village.

Work Profile

In Dunge village out of total population, 739 were engaged in work activities. 84.03 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 15.97 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 739 workers engaged in Main Work, 75 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 18 were Agricultural labourer.

# State Density / Km2
1 Delhi 11,320
2 Chandigarh 9,258
3 Puducherry 2,547
4 Daman and Diu 2,191
5 Lakshadweep 2,149