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Gavhan Population - Sangli, Maharashtra

Gavhan is a large village located in Tasgaon Taluka of Sangli district, Maharashtra with total 837 families residing. The Gavhan village has population of 3934 of which 1999 are males while 1935 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Gavhan village population of children with age 0-6 is 402 which makes up 10.22 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Gavhan village is 968 which is higher than Maharashtra state average of 929. Child Sex Ratio for the Gavhan as per census is 951, higher than Maharashtra average of 894.

Gavhan village has lower literacy rate compared to Maharashtra. In 2011, literacy rate of Gavhan village was 79.78 % compared to 82.34 % of Maharashtra. In Gavhan Male literacy stands at 86.89 % while female literacy rate was 72.46 %.

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Gavhan 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 Gavhan village.

Gavhan Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 837 - -
Population 3,934 1,999 1,935
Child (0-6) 402 206 196
Schedule Caste 415 218 197
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 79.78 % 86.89 % 72.46 %
Total Workers 1,683 1,117 566
Main Worker 1,473 - -
Marginal Worker 210 87 123

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 10.55 % of total population in Gavhan village. The village Gavhan currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Gavhan village out of total population, 1683 were engaged in work activities. 87.52 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 12.48 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1683 workers engaged in Main Work, 972 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 307 were Agricultural labourer.