Pungaon is a large village located in Pachora Taluka of Jalgaon district, Maharashtra with total 656 families residing. The Pungaon village has population of 2940 of which 1544 are males while 1396 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Pungaon village population of children with age 0-6 is 383 which makes up 13.03 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Pungaon village is 904 which is lower than Maharashtra state average of 929. Child Sex Ratio for the Pungaon as per census is 824, lower than Maharashtra average of 894.
Pungaon village has lower literacy rate compared to Maharashtra. In 2011, literacy rate of Pungaon village was 80.17 % compared to 82.34 % of Maharashtra. In Pungaon Male literacy stands at 87.41 % while female literacy rate was 72.28 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Pungaon 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 Pungaon village.
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Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 18.81 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 15.61 % of total population in Pungaon village.
In Pungaon village out of total population, 1157 were engaged in work activities. 99.14 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 0.86 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 1157 workers engaged in Main Work, 179 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 567 were Agricultural labourer.