Maruadih Census Town, with population of about 11 thousand is Varanasi sub district's the 10th most populous census town located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Maruadih census town is 1 km2 and it is the 6th smallest census town by area in the sub district. Population density of the census town is 12476 persons per km2. There is only one ward in this census town which is Maruadih Ward No 01 and the population of Maruadih Ward No 01 is about 11 thousand.

Nearest railway station is Maruadih which is 5 km far from here. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the census town is 7 km. District head quarter of the census town is Varanasi which is 7 km away. Lucknow is the state head quarter of the census town and is 292 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 11 thousand people, among them 5874 (52%) are male and 5354 (48%) are female. 86% of the whole population are from general caste, 13% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Maruadih census town is 13%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 1689 households in the census town and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Maruadih

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 11,228 9,656 1,492 80 1,444
Male 5,874 5,031 799 44 749
Female 5,354 4,625 693 36 695

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 91% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the census town followed by Muslims which contribute 9% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 902 in Muslims are 1002.

Religion wise population 2011 - Maruadih

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 11,228 10,194 999 4 0 1 12 0 18
Male 5,874 5,360 499 2 0 0 5 0 8
Female 5,354 4,834 500 2 0 1 7 0 10

Growth of population

Population of the census town has increased by 1908.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 559. Female population growth rate of the census town is 1920.4% which is 22.4% higher than male population growth rate of 1898%. General caste population has increased by 1649.3%; Schedule caste population has increased by 21214.3% and child population has increased by 1619% in the census town since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Maruadih

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1908.6% 1649.3% 21214.3% 0% 1619%
Male 1898% 1640.8% 15880% 0% 1641.9%
Female 1920.4% 1658.6% 34550% 0% 1595.1%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 911 females per 1000 male in the census town. Sex ratio in general caste is 919, in schedule caste is 867 and in schedule tribe is 818. There are 928 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 10 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 25 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Maruadih

Total General SC ST Child
Change 10 9 467 818 -25
2011 911 919 867 818 928
2001 901 910 400 0 953

Literacy

Total 8122 people in the census town are literate, among them 4530 are male and 3592 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Maruadih is 83%. 88% of male and 77% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the census town has increased by 6%. Male literacy has gone down by -2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 14%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Maruadih

Total Male Female
Change 5.5% -2.0% 14.2%
2011 83% 88.4% 77.1%
2001 77.5% 90.4% 62.9%

Workers profile

Maruadih has 29% (3247) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 47% male and 9% female population are working population. 42% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 7% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Maruadih

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 28.9% 25.7% 3.3% 71.1%
Male 46.6% 42.2% 4.4% 53.4%
Female 9.5% 7.5% 2% 90.5%