Pawai is a Block located in Panna district in Madhya Pradesh. Located in rural part of Madhya Pradesh, it is one among the 5 blocks of Panna district. As per the administration register, the block code of Pawai is 49. The block has 201 villages and there are total 41912 homes in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Pawai's population is 179105. Out of this, 93980 are males while the females count 85125 here. This block has 29679 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 15444 are boys and 14235 are girls.
Literacy rate in Pawai block is 52%. 93234 out of total 179105 population is literate here. In males the literacy rate is 60% as 56564 males out of total 93980 are literate however female literacy rate is 43% as 36670 out of total 85125 females are educated in this Block.
The dark part is that illiteracy ratio of Pawai block is 47%. Here 85871 out of total 179105 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 39% as 37416 males out of total 93980 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy ratio is 56% and 48455 out of total 85125 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of working individual of Pawai block is 76504 whereas 102601 are un-employed. And out of 76504 working people 21724 persons are completely dependent on agriculture.