Pauniya is a village situated in Tirodi tehsil of Balaghat district in Madhya Pradesh. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 605 families residing in the village Pauniya. The total population of Pauniya is 2,496 out of which 1,230 are males and 1,266 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Pauniya is 1,029.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Pauniya village is 243 which is 10% of the total population. There are 120 male children and 123 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Pauniya is 1,025 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,029) of Pauniya village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Pauniya is 77.8%. Thus Pauniya village has higher literacy rate compared to 67.4% of Balaghat district. The male literacy rate is 87.3% and the female literacy rate is 68.5% in Pauniya village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Pauniya 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 Pauniya village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 15.7% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 18.7% of total population in Pauniya village.
In Pauniya village out of total population, 1,113 were engaged in work activities. 64.6% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 35.4% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,113 workers engaged in Main Work, 409 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 249 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Pauniya village in Tirodi.