Balwadi is a village situated in Varla tehsil of Barwani district in Madhya Pradesh. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 1,697 families residing in the village Balwadi. The total population of Balwadi is 8,268 out of which 4,240 are males and 4,028 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Balwadi is 950.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Balwadi village is 1434 which is 17% of the total population. There are 748 male children and 686 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Balwadi is 917 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (950) of Balwadi village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Balwadi is 64.5%. Thus Balwadi village has higher literacy rate compared to 39.7% of Barwani district. The male literacy rate is 72.79% and the female literacy rate is 55.8% in Balwadi village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Balwadi 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 Balwadi village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 2.5% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 27.2% of total population in Balwadi village.
In Balwadi village out of total population, 3,659 were engaged in work activities. 93.6% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 6.4% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 3,659 workers engaged in Main Work, 646 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1,525 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Balwadi village in Varla.