Dhanawan is a village situated in Hisua block of Nawada district in Bihar. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 508 families residing in the village Dhanawan. The total population of Dhanawan is 3,301 out of which 1,678 are males and 1,623 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Dhanawan is 967.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Dhanawan village is 480 which is 15% of the total population. There are 232 male children and 248 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Dhanawan is 1,069 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (967) of Dhanawan village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Dhanawan is 54.9%. Thus Dhanawan village has higher literacy rate compared to 49.2% of Nawada district. The male literacy rate is 66.25% and the female literacy rate is 42.98% in Dhanawan village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Dhanawan 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 Dhanawan village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 47% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Dhanawan village.
In Dhanawan village out of total population, 1,304 were engaged in work activities. 51.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 48.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,304 workers engaged in Main Work, 266 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 277 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Dhanawan village in Hisua.