Banwas is a village situated in Palam taluka of Parbhani district in Maharashtra. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 1,125 families residing in the village Banwas. The total population of Banwas is 4,672 out of which 2,378 are males and 2,294 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Banwas is 965.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Banwas village is 626 which is 13% of the total population. There are 307 male children and 319 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Banwas is 1,039 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (965) of Banwas village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Banwas is 70.6%. Thus Banwas village has higher literacy rate compared to 63.1% of Parbhani district. The male literacy rate is 80.49% and the female literacy rate is 60.3% in Banwas village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Banwas 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 Banwas village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 10.6% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 18.8% of total population in Banwas village.
In Banwas village out of total population, 2,302 were engaged in work activities. 97.4% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 2.6% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 2,302 workers engaged in Main Work, 397 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1,611 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Banwas village in Palam.