Makraida Village, with population of 1437 is Ghaziabad sub district's the 24th least populous village, located in Ghaziabad sub district of Ghaziabad district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Makraida village is 2 km2 and it is the 19th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 915 persons per km2.

The village comes under Makraida panchayat. Rajapur is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 10 km. District head quarter of the village is Ghaziabad which is 15 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 1437 people, among them 737 (51%) are male and 700 (49%) are female. 58% of the whole population are from general caste, 42% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Makraida village is 16%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are 227 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Makraida

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,437 832 605 0 225
Male 737 429 308 0 112
Female 700 403 297 0 113

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 8.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1323. Female population growth rate of the village is 8.7% which is 0.2% higher than male population growth rate of 8.5%. General caste population has increased by 5.7%; Schedule caste population has increased by 12.9% and child population has decreased by -3% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Makraida

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 8.6% 5.7% 12.9% 0% -3%
Male 8.5% 2.9% 17.6% 0% 4.7%
Female 8.7% 8.9% 8.4% 0% -9.6%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 950 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 939, in schedule caste is 964. There are 1009 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has increased by 2 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 159 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Makraida

Total General SC ST Child
Change 2 52 -82 0 -159
2011 950 939 964 0 1009
2001 948 887 1046 0 1168

Literacy

Total 1044 people in the village are literate, among them 594 are male and 450 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Makraida is 86%. 95% of male and 77% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 12%. Male literacy has gone up by 5% and female literacy rate has gone up by 19%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Makraida

Total Male Female
Change 11.7% 5.5% 18.9%
2011 86.1% 95% 76.7%
2001 74.4% 89.5% 57.8%

Workers profile

Makraida has 33% (477) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 42% male and 23% female population are working population. 18% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 25% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 1% of total female population are main and 22% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Makraida

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 33.2% 9.5% 23.7% 66.8%
Male 42.5% 17.5% 25% 57.5%
Female 23.4% 1% 22.4% 76.6%