Amwa Population, Caste, Working Data Purba Champaran, Bihar - Census 2011

Amwa is a village situated in Kotwa block of Purba Champaran district in Bihar. As per the Population Census 2011, there are a total of 324 families residing in the village Amwa. The total population of Amwa is 1,798 out of which 970 are males and 828 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Amwa is 854.

The population of Children aged 0-6 years in Amwa village is 384 which is 21% of the total population. There are 201 male children and 183 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Amwa is 910 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (854) of Amwa village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Amwa is 58%. Thus Amwa village has a higher literacy rate compared to 44.7% of Purba Champaran district. The male literacy rate is 69.57% and the female literacy rate is 44.19% in Amwa village.

Sex Ratio

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Amwa village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.

Amwa Data as per Census 2011

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Amwa village.

Total Male Female
Children 384 201 183
Literacy 57.99% 69.57% 44.19%
Scheduled Caste 688 375 313
Scheduled Tribe 6 2 4
Illiterate 978 435 543

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 38.3% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.3% of total population in Amwa village.

Working Population as per Census 2011

In Amwa village out of total population, 731 were engaged in work activities. 91.7% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 8.3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 731 workers engaged in Main Work, 123 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 426 were Agricultural labourers.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 670 433 237
Cultivators 123 94 29
Agriculture Labourer 426 300 126
Other Workers 121 39 82
Marginal Workers 61 41 20
Non Working 1,067 496 571

Map of Amwa, Purba Champaran, Bihar

Nearby Villages to Amwa, Kotwa

Below are the list of villages near Amwa village in Kotwa.

Village Population
Ahirauliya 12,111
Dumra 4,224
Karariya 6,700
Kalyanpur Khurd 198
Kalyanpur Khas 1,850
Kalyanpur Birt 1,472
Barharwa Kalan 16,045
Karaariya Jagir 4,973
Bankatwa 1,145
Machhar Ganwan 5,666