Than is a medium size village located in Rajpur Tehsil of Barwani district, Madhya Pradesh with total 310 families residing. The Than village has population of 1492 of which 760 are males while 732 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Than village population of children with age 0-6 is 189 which makes up 12.67 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Than village is 963 which is higher than Madhya Pradesh state average of 931. Child Sex Ratio for the Than as per census is 1032, higher than Madhya Pradesh average of 918.
Than village has lower literacy rate compared to Madhya Pradesh. In 2011, literacy rate of Than village was 69.07 % compared to 69.32 % of Madhya Pradesh. In Than Male literacy stands at 80.66 % while female literacy rate was 56.92 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Than village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village. Our website, don't have information about schools and hospital in Than village.
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In Than village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST).
Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 74.06 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 1.14 % of total population in Than village.
In Than village out of total population, 776 were engaged in work activities. 79.51 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 20.49 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 776 workers engaged in Main Work, 557 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 34 were Agricultural labourer.