Dowas is a village situated in Kumbhalgarh tehsil of Rajsamand district in Rajasthan. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 280 families residing in the village Dowas. The total population of Dowas is 1,265 out of which 621 are males and 644 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Dowas is 1,037.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Dowas village is 203 which is 16% of the total population. There are 101 male children and 102 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Dowas is 1,010 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,037) of Dowas village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Dowas is 50.6%. Thus Dowas village has lower literacy rate compared to 53.5% of Rajsamand district. The male literacy rate is 68.27% and the female literacy rate is 33.58% in Dowas village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Dowas village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.
As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Dowas village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 4.7% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 57.6% of total population in Dowas village.
In Dowas village out of total population, 625 were engaged in work activities. 23.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 76.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 625 workers engaged in Main Work, 75 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 24 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Dowas village in Kumbhalgarh.
|Gamri Ki Nal||349|
|Dang Ka Was||845|
|Devi Ka Was||883|