Pawantara is a village situated in Khairagarh tehsil of Rajnandgaon district in Chhattisgarh. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 206 families residing in the village Pawantara. The total population of Pawantara is 1,099 out of which 558 are males and 541 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Pawantara is 970.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Pawantara village is 168 which is 15% of the total population. There are 90 male children and 78 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Pawantara is 867 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (970) of Pawantara village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Pawantara is 79.8%. Thus Pawantara village has higher literacy rate compared to 65.6% of Rajnandgaon district. The male literacy rate is 89.53% and the female literacy rate is 69.98% in Pawantara village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Pawantara 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 Pawantara village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 39.8% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Pawantara village.
In Pawantara village out of total population, 676 were engaged in work activities. 68.6% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 31.4% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 676 workers engaged in Main Work, 321 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 46 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Pawantara village in Khairagarh.