Kumhti Village, with population of 2851 is Darauli sub district's the 19th most populous village, located in Darauli sub district of Siwan district in the state Bihar in India. Total geographical area of Kumhti village is 2 km2 and it is the 30th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1717 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Mairwa and distance from Kumhti village to Mairwa is 14 km. The village comes under Mitawali panchayat. Darauli is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 8 km. District head quarter of the village is Siwan which is 40 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 2851 people, among them 1483 (52%) are male and 1368 (48%) are female. 88% of the whole population are from general caste, 10% are from schedule caste and 2% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kumhti village is 15%, among them 56% are boys and 44% are girls. There are 455 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kumhti

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,851 2,503 281 67 426
Male 1,483 1,293 156 34 238
Female 1,368 1,210 125 33 188

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 28.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2213. Female population growth rate of the village is 22.1% which is -13.6% lower than male population growth rate of 35.7%. General caste population has increased by 27.1%; Schedule caste population has increased by 15.6% and child population has decreased by -0.9% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kumhti

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 29 27 16 0 -1
Male 36 34 20 0 13
Female 22 20 11 0 -15

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 922 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 936, in schedule caste is 801 and in schedule tribe is 971. There are 790 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has decreased by 103 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 258 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kumhti

Total General SC ST Child
Change -103 -110 -68 971 -258
2011 922 936 801 971 790
2001 1,025 1,046 869 0 1,048

Literacy

Total 1791 people in the village are literate, among them 1067 are male and 724 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kumhti is 74%. 86% of male and 61% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 9%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 13%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kumhti

Total Male Female
Change 9 3 13
2011 74 86 61
2001 65 83 48

Workers profile

Kumhti has 31% (881) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 49% male and 11% female population are working population. 43% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 5% of total female population are main and 7% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kumhti

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 31 25 6 69
Male 49 43 6 51
Female 11 5 7 89