Degaon is a large village located in Balapur Taluka of Akola district, Maharashtra with total 784 families residing. The Degaon village has population of 3370 of which 1711 are males while 1659 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Degaon village population of children with age 0-6 is 400 which makes up 11.87 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Degaon village is 970 which is higher than Maharashtra state average of 929. Child Sex Ratio for the Degaon as per census is 1000, higher than Maharashtra average of 894.
Degaon village has higher literacy rate compared to Maharashtra. In 2011, literacy rate of Degaon village was 89.16 % compared to 82.34 % of Maharashtra. In Degaon Male literacy stands at 94.44 % while female literacy rate was 83.69 %.
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 13.77 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 5.10 % of total population in Degaon village.
In Degaon village out of total population, 1736 were engaged in work activities. 97.29 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 2.71 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 1736 workers engaged in Main Work, 563 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1070 were Agricultural labourer.