Gawan Block

 Block Headquater    GAWAN
Area 33675.04 Hec
 Forest Area 16362.02 Hec.
 Male  Female Total
 Population 43678 44916 88594
 SC Population***  6642 6978  13620
 ST Population***  2254 2300  4554
 Literacy  19033 7104 26137
 Education Primary School – 80 Middle School – 10  High School – 2
 Crops  Rice , Wheat , Maize , Marua.
 Minerals Mica.
  Rivers Sankh, Barki, Chakli, Sakri, Likhar.
  Important Festivals SOHRAI , SARHUL , IDD , DASHARA.
 Panchayts  PASNOUR, MANJHNE, BIRNE, AMTARO, GAWAN, SERUA, SANKH, PATNA, BADIDIH, MALDA, NAGWAN, GADAR, KHARSAN, PIHARA(E), PIHARA(W), NIMADIH, JAMDAR