Dhekoliwadi is a village situated in Chandgad taluka of Kolhapur district in Maharashtra. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 150 families residing in the village Dhekoliwadi. The total population of Dhekoliwadi is 785 out of which 401 are males and 384 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Dhekoliwadi is 958.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Dhekoliwadi village is 67 which is 9% of the total population. There are 34 male children and 33 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Dhekoliwadi is 971 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (958) of Dhekoliwadi village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Dhekoliwadi is 74.1%. Thus Dhekoliwadi village has higher literacy rate compared to 72.9% of Kolhapur district. The male literacy rate is 86.38% and the female literacy rate is 61.25% in Dhekoliwadi village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Dhekoliwadi village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.
As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Dhekoliwadi village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Dhekoliwadi village.
In Dhekoliwadi village out of total population, 495 were engaged in work activities. 99% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 1% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 495 workers engaged in Main Work, 465 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 0 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Dhekoliwadi village in Chandgad.