Gavase is a village situated in Chandgad taluka of Kolhapur district in Maharashtra. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 423 families residing in the village Gavase. The total population of Gavase is 1,985 out of which 999 are males and 986 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Gavase is 987.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Gavase village is 203 which is 10% of the total population. There are 111 male children and 92 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Gavase is 829 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (987) of Gavase village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Gavase is 72%. Thus Gavase village has lower literacy rate compared to 72.9% of Kolhapur district. The male literacy rate is 81.64% and the female literacy rate is 62.42% in Gavase village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Gavase 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 Gavase village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 11.1% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Gavase village.
In Gavase village out of total population, 1,149 were engaged in work activities. 96.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 3.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,149 workers engaged in Main Work, 759 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 70 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Gavase village in Chandgad.