Gavhana is a village located in Burhanpur Block of Burhanpur district in Madhya Pradesh. Situated in rural part of Burhanpur district of Madhya Pradesh, it is one among the 131 villages of Burhanpur Block of Burhanpur district. According to the administration records, the village number of Gavhana is 506184. The village has 103 families.
According to Census 2011, Gavhana's population is 510. Out of this, 259 are males whereas the females count 251 here. This village has 77 kids in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 49 are boys and 28 are girls.
Literacy ratio in Gavhana village is 42%. 217 out of total 510 population is literate here. Among males the literacy rate is 45% as 118 males out of total 259 are literate while female literacy ratio is 39% as 99 out of total 251 females are literate in this Village.
The dark side is that illiteracy ratio of Gavhana village is shockingly high -- 57%. Here 293 out of total 510 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 54% as 141 males out of total 259 are uneducated. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 60% and 152 out of total 251 females are illiterate in this village.
The number of occupied people of Gavhana village is 301 while 209 are un-employed. And out of 301 working person 44 persons are entirely reliant on farming.