Penuwa is a village situated in Tyuni tehsil of Dehradun district in Uttarakhand. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 28 families residing in the village Penuwa. The total population of Penuwa is 277 out of which 157 are males and 120 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Penuwa is 764.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Penuwa village is 46 which is 17% of the total population. There are 28 male children and 18 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Penuwa is 643 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (764) of Penuwa village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Penuwa is 70.6%. Thus Penuwa village has lower literacy rate compared to 74.2% of Dehradun district. The male literacy rate is 79.07% and the female literacy rate is 59.8% in Penuwa village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Penuwa 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 Penuwa village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 87% of total population in Penuwa village.
In Penuwa village out of total population, 164 were engaged in work activities. 37.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 62.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 164 workers engaged in Main Work, 39 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 8 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Penuwa village in Tyuni.