Katwar is a village situated in Khajni tehsil of Gorakhpur district in Uttar Pradesh. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 414 families residing in the village Katwar. The total population of Katwar is 2,783 out of which 1,435 are males and 1,348 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Katwar is 939.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Katwar village is 373 which is 13% of the total population. There are 202 male children and 171 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Katwar is 847 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (939) of Katwar village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Katwar is 74.1%. Thus Katwar village has higher literacy rate compared to 60.8% of Gorakhpur district. The male literacy rate is 85% and the female literacy rate is 62.79% in Katwar village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Katwar 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 Katwar village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 24% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Katwar village.
In Katwar village out of total population, 695 were engaged in work activities. 69.2% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 30.8% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 695 workers engaged in Main Work, 136 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 113 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Katwar village in Khajni.