Kuwa is a village situated in Khajni tehsil of Gorakhpur district in Uttar Pradesh. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 400 families residing in the village Kuwa. The total population of Kuwa is 2,916 out of which 1,517 are males and 1,399 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Kuwa is 922.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Kuwa village is 445 which is 15% of the total population. There are 225 male children and 220 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Kuwa is 978 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (922) of Kuwa village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Kuwa is 67.8%. Thus Kuwa village has higher literacy rate compared to 60.8% of Gorakhpur district. The male literacy rate is 80.65% and the female literacy rate is 53.77% in Kuwa village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Kuwa 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 Kuwa village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 36.4% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.4% of total population in Kuwa village.
In Kuwa village out of total population, 537 were engaged in work activities. 30.7% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 69.3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 537 workers engaged in Main Work, 11 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 120 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Kuwa village in Khajni.