Susuwahi Census Town, with population of about 10 thousand is Varanasi sub district's the 11th most populous census town located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Susuwahi census town is 2 km2 and it is the 10th biggest census town by area in the sub district. Population density of the census town is 4487 persons per km2. There is only one ward in this census town which is Susuwahi Ward No 01 and the population of Susuwahi Ward No 01 is about 10 thousand.

Nearest railway station is Maruadih which is 7 km far from here. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the census town is 13 km. District head quarter of the census town is Varanasi which is 13 km away. Lucknow is the state head quarter of the census town and is 298 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the census town is 635.4 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 43.8°C and minimum temperature goes down to 3.44°C.

Demographics

The census town is home to about 10 thousand people, among them 5435 (52%) are male and 5019 (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 Susuwahi census town is 11%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 1781 households in the census town and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Susuwahi

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 10,454 9,215 1,028 211 1,138
Male 5,435 4,783 541 111 620
Female 5,019 4,432 487 100 518

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 98% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the census town followed by Muslims which contribute 1% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 915 in Muslims are 1689.

Religion wise population 2011 - Susuwahi

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 10,454 10,262 121 44 18 6 1 1 1
Male 5,435 5,360 45 17 9 2 0 1 1
Female 5,019 4,902 76 27 9 4 1 0 0

Growth of population

Population of the census town has increased by 79.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 5824. Female population growth rate of the census town is 80.3% which is 1.5% higher than male population growth rate of 78.8%. General caste population has increased by 78.2%; Schedule caste population has increased by 57.4% and child population has increased by 10.7% in the census town since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Susuwahi

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 79.5% 78.2% 57.4% 0% 10.7%
Male 78.8% 77.7% 55.5% 0% 20.9%
Female 80.3% 78.8% 59.7% 0% 0.6%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 923 females per 1000 male in the census town. Sex ratio in general caste is 927, in schedule caste is 900 and in schedule tribe is 901. There are 835 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the census town. Overall sex ratio in the census town has increased by 7 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 169 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Susuwahi

Total General SC ST Child
Change 7 6 24 901 -169
2011 923 927 900 901 835
2001 916 921 876 0 1004

Literacy

Total 8096 people in the census town are literate, among them 4503 are male and 3593 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Susuwahi is 87%. 94% of male and 80% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the census town has increased by 8%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 15%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Susuwahi

Total Male Female
Change 8.4% 2.9% 14.7%
2011 86.9% 93.5% 79.8%
2001 78.5% 90.6% 65.1%

Workers profile

Susuwahi has 27% (2865) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 44% male and 9% female population are working population. 37% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 7% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Susuwahi

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 27.4% 22.7% 4.7% 72.6%
Male 44.3% 37.5% 6.8% 55.7%
Female 9.1% 6.7% 2.4% 90.9%