Gavan is a village situated in Chikodi Block of Belgaum district in Karnataka. Located in rural region of Belgaum district of Karnataka, it is one of the 132 villages of Chikodi Block of Belgaum district. As per the administration records, the village number of Gavan is 597145. The village has 318 houses.
According to Census 2011, Gavan's population is 1700. Out of this, 989 are males whereas the females count 711 here. This village has 151 children in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Out of this 71 are boys and 80 are girls.
Literacy rate in Gavan village is 73%. 1251 out of total 1700 population is educated here. In males the literacy ratio is 83% as 822 males out of total 989 are literate whereas female literacy ratio is 60% as 429 out of total 711 females are educated in this Village.
The Negative side is that illiteracy ratio of Gavan village is 26%. Here 449 out of total 1700 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 16% as 167 males out of total 989 are uneducated. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 39% and 282 out of total 711 females are illiterate in this village.
The number of working people of Gavan village is 596 still 1104 are un-employed. And out of 596 employed individual 189 peoples are completely dependent on agriculture.