Kuve Village, with population of 2063 is Lanja sub district's the 4th most populous village, located in Lanja sub district of Ratnagiri district in the state Maharashtra in India. Total geographical area of Kuve village is 10 km2 and it is the 18th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 207 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Rajapur and distance from Kuve village to Rajapur is 40 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Kuve village is 416701. Lanja is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 53 km. District head quarter of the village is Ratnagiri which is 53 km away.


The village is home to 2063 people, among them 959 (46%) are male and 1104 (54%) are female. 100% of the whole population are from general caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kuve village is 9%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 464 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1151 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1151,. There are 882 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village.


Total 1421 people in the village are literate, among them 746 are male and 675 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kuve is 76%. 87% of male and 67% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Kuve has 51% (1044) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 57% male and 45% female population are working population. 44% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 13% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 24% of total female population are main and 21% are marginal workers.