Mahuvas is a village situated in Bansda taluka of Navsari district in Gujarat. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 479 families residing in the village Mahuvas. The total population of Mahuvas is 2,170 out of which 1,018 are males and 1,152 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Mahuvas is 1,132.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Mahuvas village is 225 which is 10% of the total population. There are 104 male children and 121 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Mahuvas is 1,163 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (1,132) of Mahuvas village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Mahuvas is 69.4%. Thus Mahuvas village has lower literacy rate compared to 75.4% of Navsari district. The male literacy rate is 78.88% and the female literacy rate is 61.01% in Mahuvas village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Mahuvas 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 Mahuvas village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0.8% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 95.7% of total population in Mahuvas village.
In Mahuvas village out of total population, 1,044 were engaged in work activities. 90% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 10% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,044 workers engaged in Main Work, 337 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 370 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Mahuvas village in Bansda.