Mahtava Village, with population of 834 is Lucknow sub district's the 37th least populous village, located in Lucknow sub district of Lucknow district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Mahtava village is 1 km2 and it is the 24th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1056 persons per km2.

The village comes under Shivari panchayat. Lucknow is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 17 km. District head quarter of the village is Lucknow which is 17 km away.


The village is home to 834 people, among them 422 (51%) are male and 412 (49%) are female. 68% of the whole population are from general caste, 32% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Mahtava village is 14%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are 157 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 976 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 986, in schedule caste is 957. There are 1000 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village.


Total 440 people in the village are literate, among them 257 are male and 183 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Mahtava is 61%. 70% of male and 52% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Mahtava has 38% (313) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 62% male and 12% female population are working population. 33% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 29% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 8% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.