Degaon is a large village located in Naigaon (Khairgaon) Taluka of Nanded district, Maharashtra with total 787 families residing. The Degaon village has population of 3621 of which 1853 are males while 1768 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Degaon village population of children with age 0-6 is 493 which makes up 13.62 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Degaon village is 954 which is higher than Maharashtra state average of 929. Child Sex Ratio for the Degaon as per census is 833, lower than Maharashtra average of 894.
Degaon village has lower literacy rate compared to Maharashtra. In 2011, literacy rate of Degaon village was 72.19 % compared to 82.34 % of Maharashtra. In Degaon Male literacy stands at 84.60 % while female literacy rate was 59.46 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Degaon 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 Degaon village.
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Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 22.87 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 2.32 % of total population in Degaon village.
In Degaon village out of total population, 2079 were engaged in work activities. 87.25 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 12.75 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 2079 workers engaged in Main Work, 414 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1000 were Agricultural labourer.