Porwad is a medium size village located in Parbhani Taluka of Parbhani district, Maharashtra with total 321 families residing. The Porwad village has population of 1747 of which 882 are males while 865 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Porwad village population of children with age 0-6 is 238 which makes up 13.62 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Porwad village is 981 which is higher than Maharashtra state average of 929. Child Sex Ratio for the Porwad as per census is 1052, higher than Maharashtra average of 894.
Porwad village has lower literacy rate compared to Maharashtra. In 2011, literacy rate of Porwad village was 77.07 % compared to 82.34 % of Maharashtra. In Porwad Male literacy stands at 87.60 % while female literacy rate was 66.22 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Porwad village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village.
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Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 6.47 % of total population in Porwad village.
The village Porwad currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.
In Porwad village out of total population, 867 were engaged in work activities. 87.66 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 12.34 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 867 workers engaged in Main Work, 510 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 199 were Agricultural labourer.