Lavgan Village, with population of 517 is Lanja sub district's the 45th least populous village, located in Lanja sub district of Ratnagiri district in the state Maharashtra in India. Total geographical area of Lavgan village is 5 km2 and it is the 57th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 109 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Ratnagiri and distance from Lavgan village to Ratnagiri is 30 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Lavgan village is 416712. Lanja is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 30 km. District head quarter of the village is Ratnagiri which is 30 km away.


The village is home to 517 people, among them 212 (41%) are male and 305 (59%) are female. 100% of the whole population are from general caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Lavgan village is 10%, among them 55% are boys and 45% are girls. There are 137 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1439 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1439,. There are 828 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village.


Total 328 people in the village are literate, among them 151 are male and 177 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Lavgan is 71%. 83% of male and 63% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Lavgan has 58% (299) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 51% male and 62% female population are working population. 39% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 13% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 33% of total female population are main and 30% are marginal workers.