Tenwasa is a village situated in Bade Rajpur tehsil of Bastar district in Chhattisgarh. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 344 families residing in the village Tenwasa. The total population of Tenwasa is 1,791 out of which 878 are males and 913 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Tenwasa is 1,040.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Tenwasa village is 274 which is 15% of the total population. There are 127 male children and 147 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Tenwasa is 1,157 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (1,040) of Tenwasa village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Tenwasa is 57.4%. Thus Tenwasa village has higher literacy rate compared to 46.1% of Bastar district. The male literacy rate is 69.64% and the female literacy rate is 45.43% in Tenwasa village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Tenwasa 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 Tenwasa village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0.2% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 83% of total population in Tenwasa village.
In Tenwasa village out of total population, 986 were engaged in work activities. 51% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 49% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 986 workers engaged in Main Work, 437 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 4 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Tenwasa village in Bade Rajpur.