Poniya is a medium size village located in Panagar Tehsil of Jabalpur district, Madhya Pradesh with total 116 families residing. The Poniya village has population of 478 of which 241 are males while 237 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Poniya village population of children with age 0-6 is 66 which makes up 13.81 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Poniya village is 983 which is higher than Madhya Pradesh state average of 931. Child Sex Ratio for the Poniya as per census is 941, higher than Madhya Pradesh average of 918.
Poniya village has lower literacy rate compared to Madhya Pradesh. In 2011, literacy rate of Poniya village was 57.52 % compared to 69.32 % of Madhya Pradesh. In Poniya Male literacy stands at 66.18 % while female literacy rate was 48.78 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Poniya 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 Poniya village.
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In Poniya village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST).
Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 67.15 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 7.32 % of total population in Poniya village.
In Poniya village out of total population, 268 were engaged in work activities. 13.06 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 86.94 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 268 workers engaged in Main Work, 4 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 16 were Agricultural labourer.