Mahewa is a village situated in Patera tehsil of Damoh district in Madhya Pradesh. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 139 families residing in the village Mahewa. The total population of Mahewa is 542 out of which 274 are males and 268 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Mahewa is 978.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Mahewa village is 97 which is 18% of the total population. There are 44 male children and 53 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Mahewa is 1,205 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (978) of Mahewa village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Mahewa is 66.7%. Thus Mahewa village has higher literacy rate compared to 59.1% of Damoh district. The male literacy rate is 73.04% and the female literacy rate is 60% in Mahewa village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Mahewa 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 Mahewa village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 19.7% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 6.3% of total population in Mahewa village.
In Mahewa village out of total population, 269 were engaged in work activities. 52.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 47.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 269 workers engaged in Main Work, 105 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 16 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Mahewa village in Patera.