Gadhewa Majhawan Village, with population of 580 is Kanpur sub district's the 45th least populous village, located in Kanpur sub district of Kanpur Nagar district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Gadhewa Majhawan village is 2 km2 and it is the 119th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 319 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Kanpur Nagar and distance from Gadhewa Majhawan village to Kanpur Nagar is 19 km. The village comes under Harbanspur panchayat. Kanpursadar is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 19 km. District head quarter of the village is Kanpur Nagar which is 19 km away. 0.06 square kilometer (3%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.


The village is home to 580 people, among them 311 (54%) are male and 269 (46%) are female. 72% of the whole population are from general caste, 28% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Gadhewa Majhawan village is 13%, among them 57% are boys and 43% are girls. There are 104 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Gadhewa Majhawan

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 580 419 161 0 75
Male 311 232 79 0 43
Female 269 187 82 0 32

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 865 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 806, in schedule caste is 1038. There are 744 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village.


Total 373 people in the village are literate, among them 215 are male and 158 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Gadhewa Majhawan is 74%. 80% of male and 67% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Gadhewa Majhawan has 29% (169) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 52% male and 2% female population are working population. 51% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 1% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 1% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Gadhewa Majhawan

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 29 28 1 71
Male 52 51 1 48
Female 2 2 1 98