Dande Ka Purwa Village, with population of 653 is Kanpur sub district's the 51st least populous village, located in Kanpur sub district of Kanpur Nagar district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Dande Ka Purwa village is 1 km2 and it is the 29th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 933 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Kanpur and distance from Dande Ka Purwa village to Kanpur is 22 km. The village comes under Gadhewa Mohsin Pur panchayat. Kanpur Sadar is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 13 km. District head quarter of the village is Kanpur Nagar which is 13 km away. 0.01 square kilometer (1%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.


The village is home to 653 people, among them 350 (54%) are male and 303 (46%) are female. 32% of the whole population are from general caste, 68% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Dande Ka Purwa village is 15%, among them 59% are boys and 41% are girls. There are 128 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Dande Ka Purwa

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 653 210 443 0 99
Male 350 115 235 0 58
Female 303 95 208 0 41

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 866 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 826, in schedule caste is 885. There are 707 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village.


Total 427 people in the village are literate, among them 254 are male and 173 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Dande Ka Purwa is 77%. 87% of male and 66% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Dande Ka Purwa has 36% (237) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 53% male and 17% female population are working population. 18% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 36% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 1% of total female population are main and 16% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Dande Ka Purwa

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 36 10 26 64
Male 53 18 36 47
Female 17 1 16 84