Masauta Village, with population of 1696 is Ghaziabad sub district's the 30th least populous village, located in Ghaziabad sub district of Ghaziabad district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Masauta village is 3 km2 and it is the 36th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 624 persons per km2.

Pin code of Masauta village is 301302. The village comes under Chijarsi panchayat. Masuta is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 27 km. District head quarter of the village is Masaita which is 25 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 1696 people, among them 937 (55%) are male and 759 (45%) are female. 89% of the whole population are from general caste, 11% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Masauta village is 17%, among them 61% are boys and 39% are girls. There are 273 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Masauta

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,696 1,516 180 0 282
Male 937 826 111 0 173
Female 759 690 69 0 109

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 30.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1298. Female population growth rate of the village is 31.3% which is 1.2% higher than male population growth rate of 30.1%. General caste population has increased by 31.7%; Schedule caste population has increased by 22.4% and child population has increased by 8.9% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Masauta

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 30.7% 31.7% 22.4% 0% 8.9%
Male 30.1% 30.7% 26.1% 0% 17.7%
Female 31.3% 32.9% 16.9% 0% -2.7%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 810 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 835, in schedule caste is 622. There are 630 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 7 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 132 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Masauta

Total General SC ST Child
Change 7 14 -48 0 -132
2011 810 835 622 0 630
2001 803 821 670 0 762

Literacy

Total 1149 people in the village are literate, among them 681 are male and 468 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Masauta is 81%. 89% of male and 72% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 15%. Male literacy has gone up by 8% and female literacy rate has gone up by 25%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Masauta

Total Male Female
Change 15.4% 8.1% 24.6%
2011 81.3% 89.1% 72%
2001 65.9% 81% 47.4%

Workers profile

Masauta has 41% (698) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 51% male and 29% female population are working population. 44% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 4% of total female population are main and 25% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Masauta

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 41.2% 26% 15.2% 58.8%
Male 51.2% 44% 7.3% 48.8%
Female 28.7% 3.8% 24.9% 71.3%