Nawagaon is a village situated in Pithora tehsil of Mahasamund district in Chhattisgarh. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 130 families residing in the village Nawagaon. The total population of Nawagaon is 525 out of which 269 are males and 256 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Nawagaon is 952.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Nawagaon village is 68 which is 13% of the total population. There are 40 male children and 28 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Nawagaon is 700 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (952) of Nawagaon village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Nawagaon is 72.2%. Thus Nawagaon village has higher literacy rate compared to 61.8% of Mahasamund district. The male literacy rate is 86.46% and the female literacy rate is 57.89% in Nawagaon village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Nawagaon 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 Nawagaon village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 54.9% of total population in Nawagaon village.
In Nawagaon village out of total population, 308 were engaged in work activities. 38% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 62% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 308 workers engaged in Main Work, 96 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 12 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Nawagaon village in Pithora.