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Penuwa Population - Dehradun, Uttarakhand

Penuwa is a medium size village located in Tyuni Tehsil of Dehradun district, Uttarakhand with total 28 families residing. The Penuwa village has population of 277 of which 157 are males while 120 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Penuwa village population of children with age 0-6 is 46 which makes up 16.61 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Penuwa village is 764 which is lower than Uttarakhand state average of 963. Child Sex Ratio for the Penuwa as per census is 643, lower than Uttarakhand average of 890.

Penuwa village has lower literacy rate compared to Uttarakhand. In 2011, literacy rate of Penuwa village was 70.56 % compared to 78.82 % of Uttarakhand. In Penuwa Male literacy stands at 79.07 % while female literacy rate was 59.80 %.

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Penuwa village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village. Our website, don't have information about schools and hospital in Penuwa village.

Penuwa Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 28 - -
Population 277 157 120
Child (0-6) 46 28 18
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 241 135 106
Literacy 70.56 % 79.07 % 59.80 %
Total Workers 164 92 72
Main Worker 62 - -
Marginal Worker 102 40 62

Caste Factor

In Penuwa village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 87.00 % of total population in Penuwa village. There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in Penuwa village of Dehradun.

Work Profile

In Penuwa village out of total population, 164 were engaged in work activities. 37.80 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 62.20 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 164 workers engaged in Main Work, 39 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 8 were Agricultural labourer.