Pahana is a village situated in Singla block of Baleshwar district in Odisha. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 119 families residing in the village Pahana. The total population of Pahana is 470 out of which 240 are males and 230 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Pahana is 958.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Pahana village is 65 which is 14% of the total population. There are 35 male children and 30 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Pahana is 857 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (958) of Pahana village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Pahana is 84.7%. Thus Pahana village has higher literacy rate compared to 69.9% of Baleshwar district. The male literacy rate is 92.2% and the female literacy rate is 77% in Pahana village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Pahana 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 Pahana village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 13.2% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 1.7% of total population in Pahana village.
In Pahana village out of total population, 162 were engaged in work activities. 65.4% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 34.6% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 162 workers engaged in Main Work, 17 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 67 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Pahana village in Singla.