Alwan is a village situated in Talode taluka of Nandurbar district in Maharashtra. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 415 families residing in the village Alwan. The total population of Alwan is 2,682 out of which 1,351 are males and 1,331 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Alwan is 985.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Alwan village is 597 which is 22% of the total population. There are 312 male children and 285 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Alwan is 913 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (985) of Alwan village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Alwan is 51.4%. Thus Alwan village has lower literacy rate compared to 55% of Nandurbar district. The male literacy rate is 57.36% and the female literacy rate is 45.51% in Alwan village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Alwan village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.
As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Alwan village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 99.9% of total population in Alwan village.
In Alwan village out of total population, 1,313 were engaged in work activities. 71.2% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 28.8% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,313 workers engaged in Main Work, 81 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 840 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Alwan village in Talode.