Kusumha Village, with population of about 16 thousand is Hata sub district's the 2nd most populous village, located in Hata sub district of Kushinagar district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Kusumha village is 12 km2 and it is the 2nd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1263 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Kushinagar and distance from Kusumha village to Kushinagar is 5 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Kusumha village is 274305. The village comes under Kusumha panchayat. Hata is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 20 km. District head quarter of the village is Kushinagar which is 25 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to about 16 thousand people, among them 7967 (51%) are male and 7606 (49%) are female. 75% of the whole population are from general caste, 20% are from schedule caste and 6% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kusumha village is 15%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 2575 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kusumha

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 15,573 11,644 3,044 885 2,372
Male 7,967 5,944 1,548 475 1,209
Female 7,606 5,700 1,496 410 1,163

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 21.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 13 thousand. Female population growth rate of the village is 22.7% which is 2% higher than male population growth rate of 20.7%. General caste population has increased by 19.9%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -1.4% and child population has decreased by -9.7% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kusumha

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 22 20 -1 0 -10
Male 21 19 -2 0 -10
Female 23 21 -0 0 -10

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 955 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 959, in schedule caste is 966 and in schedule tribe is 863. There are 962 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has increased by 16 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 1 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kusumha

Total General SC ST Child
Change 16 23 19 863 1
2011 955 959 966 863 962
2001 939 936 947 0 961

Literacy

Total 8844 people in the village are literate, among them 5413 are male and 3431 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kusumha is 67%. 80% of male and 53% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 20%. Male literacy has gone up by 14% and female literacy rate has gone up by 27%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kusumha

Total Male Female
Change 20 14 27
2011 67 80 53
2001 47 66 26

Workers profile

Kusumha has 28% (4410) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 43% male and 13% female population are working population. 28% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 15% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 4% of total female population are main and 9% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kusumha

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 28 16 12 72
Male 43 28 15 57
Female 13 4 9 87