Mowa

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Mowa
city
Mowa is located in Chhattisgarh
Mowa
Mowa
Location in Chhattisgarh, India
Coordinates: 21°16′30″N 81°40′04″E / 21.275101°N 81.667648°E / 21.275101; 81.667648Coordinates: 21°16′30″N 81°40′04″E / 21.275101°N 81.667648°E / 21.275101; 81.667648
Country  India
State Chhattisgarh
District Raipur
Population (2001)
 • Total 13,697
Languages
 • Official Hindi, Chhattisgarhi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)

Mowa is a census town in Raipur district in the Indian state of Chhattisgarh.

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[1] Mowa had a population of 130,697. Males constitute 53% of the population and females 47%. Mowa has an average literacy rate of 66%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 74%, and female literacy is 57%. In Mowa, 16% of the population is under 6 years of age.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Census of India 2001: Data from the 2001 Census, including cities, villages and towns (Provisional)". Census Commission of India. Archived from the original on 2004-06-16. Retrieved 2008-11-01.