Barawan is a village situated in Nawada block of Nawada district in Bihar. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 134 families residing in the village Barawan. The total population of Barawan is 817 out of which 407 are males and 410 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Barawan is 1,007.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Barawan village is 154 which is 19% of the total population. There are 87 male children and 67 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Barawan is 770 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,007) of Barawan village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Barawan is 62.3%. Thus Barawan village has higher literacy rate compared to 49.2% of Nawada district. The male literacy rate is 75% and the female literacy rate is 50.44% in Barawan village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Barawan 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 Barawan village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 46.8% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Barawan village.
In Barawan village out of total population, 226 were engaged in work activities. 58.4% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 41.6% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 226 workers engaged in Main Work, 58 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 66 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Barawan village in Nawada.