Lavana is a village situated in Deodar taluka of Banaskantha district in Gujarat. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 970 families residing in the village Lavana. The total population of Lavana is 5,561 out of which 2,898 are males and 2,663 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Lavana is 919.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Lavana village is 883 which is 16% of the total population. There are 463 male children and 420 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Lavana is 907 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (919) of Lavana village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Lavana is 58.8%. Thus Lavana village has higher literacy rate compared to 54.6% of Banaskantha district. The male literacy rate is 70.6% and the female literacy rate is 46.05% in Lavana village.
As of Apr 2016, the Sarpanch of Lavana village is SITABEN DAHYABHAI GHATAD. As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Lavana 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 Lavana village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 17.4% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 6.1% of total population in Lavana village.
In Lavana village out of total population, 2,374 were engaged in work activities. 70.4% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 29.6% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 2,374 workers engaged in Main Work, 986 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 321 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Lavana village in Deodar.