Potgaon is a medium size village located in Murbad Taluka of Thane district, Maharashtra with total 221 families residing. The Potgaon village has population of 1013 of which 515 are males while 498 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Potgaon village population of children with age 0-6 is 127 which makes up 12.54 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Potgaon village is 967 which is higher than Maharashtra state average of 929. Child Sex Ratio for the Potgaon as per census is 814, lower than Maharashtra average of 894.
Potgaon village has lower literacy rate compared to Maharashtra. In 2011, literacy rate of Potgaon village was 69.30 % compared to 82.34 % of Maharashtra. In Potgaon Male literacy stands at 78.88 % while female literacy rate was 59.64 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Potgaon 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 Potgaon village.
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Potgaon village of Thane has substantial population of Schedule Tribe (ST).
Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 26.65 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 1.48 % of total population in Potgaon village.
In Potgaon village out of total population, 466 were engaged in work activities. 87.12 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 12.88 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 466 workers engaged in Main Work, 122 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 71 were Agricultural labourer.