Shambhuwa Village, with population of 6278 is Kanpur sub district's the 13th most populous village, located in Kanpur sub district of Kanpur Nagar district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Shambhuwa village is 12 km2 and it is the 6th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 540 persons per km2.

Nearest railway station is Shambhuwa which is within the village. Nearest town of the village is Kanpur and distance from Shambhuwa village to Kanpur is 18 km. The village comes under Shambhuwa panchayat. Kanpur Sadar is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 18 km. District head quarter of the village is Kanpur Nagar which is 18 km away. 0.32 square kilometer (3%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.


The village is home to 6278 people, among them 3411 (54%) are male and 2867 (46%) are female. 77% of the whole population are from general caste, 23% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Shambhuwa village is 12%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 1164 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 841 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 844, in schedule caste is 830. There are 857 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village.


Total 3892 people in the village are literate, among them 2358 are male and 1534 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Shambhuwa is 71%. 79% of male and 61% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Shambhuwa has 39% (2472) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 55% male and 21% female population are working population. 40% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 16% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 8% of total female population are main and 13% are marginal workers.