Paoni Village, with population of 206 is Kuhi sub district's the 17th least populous village, located in Kuhi sub district of Nagpur district in the state Maharashtra in India. Total geographical area of Paoni village is 3 km2 and it is the 26th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 75 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Nagpur and distance from Paoni village to Nagpur is 85 km. Kuhi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 35 km. District head quarter of the village is Nagpur which is 85 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 206 people, among them 119 (58%) are male and 87 (42%) are female. 64% of the whole population are from general caste, 28% are from schedule caste and 8% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Paoni village is 7%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 76 households in the village and an average 3 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Paoni

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 206 132 57 17 15
Male 119 77 29 13 8
Female 87 55 28 4 7

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -25.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 277. Female population growth rate of the village is -38.7% which is -26.8% lower than male population growth rate of -11.9%. General caste population has decreased by -17.5%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -43.6%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 6.3% and child population has decreased by -65.1% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Paoni

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -26 -18 -44 6 -65
Male -12 -1 -42 86 -60
Female -39 -33 -45 -56 -70

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 731 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 714, in schedule caste is 966 and in schedule tribe is 308. There are 875 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has decreased by 321 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 275 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Paoni

Total General SC ST Child
Change -321 -337 -54 -978 -275
2011 731 714 966 308 875
2001 1,052 1,051 1,020 1,286 1,150

Literacy

Total 168 people in the village are literate, among them 106 are male and 62 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Paoni is 88%. 95% of male and 78% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 9%. Male literacy has gone up by 5% and female literacy rate has gone up by 9%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Paoni

Total Male Female
Change 9 6 9
2011 88 96 78
2001 79 90 69

Workers profile

Paoni has 67% (139) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 71% male and 63% female population are working population. 71% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 0% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 63% of total female population are main and 0% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Paoni

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 68 68 0 33
Male 71 71 0 29
Female 63 63 0 37