Naktuwa Village, with population of 292 is Varanasi sub district's the 108th least populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Naktuwa village is 0 km2 and it is the 16th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 29200 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Naktuwa village to Varanasi is 22 km. The village comes under Sarangpur panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 18 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 20 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 292 people, among them 154 (53%) are male and 138 (47%) are female. 91% of the whole population are from general caste, 9% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Naktuwa village is 17%, among them 55% are boys and 45% are girls. There are 35 households in the village and an average 8 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Naktuwa

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 292 265 27 0 49
Male 154 141 13 0 27
Female 138 124 14 0 22

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 5.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 276. Female population growth rate of the village is 15% which is 16.3% higher than male population growth rate of -1.3%. General caste population has increased by 13.7%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -37.2% and child population has decreased by -3.9% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Naktuwa

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 5.8% 13.7% -37.2% 0% -3.9%
Male -1.3% 2.2% -27.8% 0% -6.9%
Female 15% 30.5% -44% 0% 0%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 896 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 879, in schedule caste is 1077. There are 815 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 127 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 56 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Naktuwa

Total General SC ST Child
Change 127 191 -312 0 56
2011 896 879 1077 0 815
2001 769 688 1389 0 759

Literacy

Total 168 people in the village are literate, among them 104 are male and 64 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Naktuwa is 69%. 82% of male and 55% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 16%. Male literacy has gone up by 21% and female literacy rate has gone up by 12%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Naktuwa

Total Male Female
Change 16.2% 21.3% 12.3%
2011 69.1% 81.9% 55.2%
2001 52.9% 60.6% 42.9%

Workers profile

Naktuwa has 26% (77) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 46% male and 4% female population are working population. 45% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 1% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 4% of total female population are main and 0% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Naktuwa

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 26.4% 26% 0.3% 73.6%
Male 46.1% 45.5% 0.6% 53.9%
Female 4.3% 4.3% 0% 95.7%