Asawan is a village situated in Pakribarawan block of Nawada district in Bihar. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 222 families residing in the village Asawan. The total population of Asawan is 1,593 out of which 816 are males and 777 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Asawan is 952.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Asawan village is 255 which is 16% of the total population. There are 122 male children and 133 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Asawan is 1,090 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (952) of Asawan village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Asawan is 55.6%. Thus Asawan village has higher literacy rate compared to 49.2% of Nawada district. The male literacy rate is 64.99% and the female literacy rate is 45.5% in Asawan village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Asawan 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 Asawan village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 8.9% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Asawan village.
In Asawan village out of total population, 680 were engaged in work activities. 50.3% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 49.7% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 680 workers engaged in Main Work, 94 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 199 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Asawan village in Pakribarawan.