There were around 1445000 populations according to 1981 to 1991 Census in the Mau district. During 1981-91 his decennial rate of population growth during this period is 28.33%. 974 are the human sex ratio corroding to 1991 survey. About 19.9% of Mau district population resides in urban area. There were around 319000 SC/ST populations which are 22% to the total population according to 1991 census.
The density of population is about 844/km2 in Mau district. Total food grain production is 372,000 tons in 1997-98 survey. About 1120 km2 is net irrigated area; about 1530 km2 gross irrigated area. About 90.1% percentage of villages is electrified in the year 1997-98. Total per capita electricity consumption is about 162 units in the year 1998-99. In 1998 -99 total number of rural; small industrial units are 61526. It was around 58381 number of Handloom/Power loom units in 1998-99.
There was around 68% percentage of Literacy in the Mau district in 2006. There was total 33.2% percentage of Workers in the Mau district, according to 1991 census. There was about 201 numbers of dependents per hundred workers in Mau district. About 68.3% of total workers were directly involved in agriculture according to 1991 census. Per cultivator net sown area was 6,500 square meters according to 1996-97 censuses; CD ratio in 98-99 is 11.96. Length of metalled road per 100,000 populations is 57 km.
Raipur Nowadays the condition of Mau is much worse as a Business because there is just the business of the "SAREE" which is no more profit, so people are facing lot of difficulties. If there is a job people do, perhaps, but one thing due to the problems facing people, if there comes big companies could probably solve the problem.