Korwa Census Town, with population of 6524 is Amethi sub district's only census town located in Amethi sub district of Sultanpur district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Korwa census town is 1 km2. Population density of the census town is 5773 persons per km2. There is only one ward in this census town which is Korwa Ward No 01 and the population of Korwa Ward No 01 is 6524.

Nearest railway station is Amethi which is 11 km far from here. Amethi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the census town is 11 km. District head quarter of the census town is Sultanpur which is 29 km away. Lucknow is the state head quarter of the census town and is 134 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the census town is 469 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 45.6°C and minimum temperature goes down to 3.3°C.

Demographics

The census town is home to 6524 people, among them 3430 (53%) are male and 3094 (47%) are female. 84% of the whole population are from general caste, 16% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Korwa census town is 8%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 1612 households in the census town and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Korwa

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 6,524 5,480 1,043 1 543
Male 3,430 2,881 549 0 293
Female 3,094 2,599 494 1 250

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 95% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the census town followed by Muslims which contribute 4% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 899 in Muslims are 992.

Religion wise population 2011 - Korwa

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 6,524 6,194 241 27 17 4 12 0 29
Male 3,430 3,262 121 14 9 2 6 0 16
Female 3,094 2,932 120 13 8 2 6 0 13

Growth of population

Population of the census town has increased by 7.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 6056. Female population growth rate of the census town is 6.1% which is -3.2% lower than male population growth rate of 9.3%. General caste population has increased by 0.5%; Schedule caste population has increased by 72.4% and child population has decreased by -18.5% in the census town since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Korwa

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 7.7% 0.5% 72.4% 0% -18.5%
Male 9.3% 2% 74.8% 0% -20.6%
Female 6.1% -1% 69.8% 0% -15.8%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 902 females per 1000 male in the census town. Sex ratio in general caste is 902, in schedule caste is 900. There are 853 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the census town. Overall sex ratio in the census town has decreased by 27 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 48 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Korwa

Total General SC ST Child
Change -27 -28 -27 0 48
2011 902 902 900 0 853
2001 929 930 927 0 805

Literacy

Total 5528 people in the census town are literate, among them 3036 are male and 2492 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Korwa is 92%. 97% of male and 88% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the census town has increased by 4%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 7%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Korwa

Total Male Female
Change 4.5% 2.4% 6.5%
2011 92.4% 96.8% 87.6%
2001 87.9% 94.4% 81.1%

Workers profile

Korwa has 35% (2280) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 51% male and 17% female population are working population. 48% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 14% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Korwa

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 34.9% 32% 2.9% 65.1%
Male 51.3% 48.1% 3.2% 48.7%
Female 16.8% 14.2% 2.6% 83.2%