Lohara Dih Village, with population of 2733 is Varanasi sub district's the 166th most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Lohara Dih village is 11 km2 and it is the 4th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 242 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Lohara Dih village to Varanasi is 33 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Lohara Dih village is 221403. The village comes under Lohara Dih panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 33 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 33 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 2733 people, among them 1411 (52%) are male and 1322 (48%) are female. 88% of the whole population are from general caste, 11% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Lohara Dih village is 17%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 363 households in the village and an average 8 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Lohara Dih

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,733 2,409 307 17 456
Male 1,411 1,247 154 10 248
Female 1,322 1,162 153 7 208

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 30.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2088. Female population growth rate of the village is 27.6% which is -6.5% lower than male population growth rate of 34.1%. General caste population has increased by 29%; Schedule caste population has increased by 39.5% and child population has increased by 6.5% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Lohara Dih

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 30.9% 29% 39.5% 0% 6.5%
Male 34.1% 33.2% 32.8% 0% 7.8%
Female 27.6% 24.7% 47.1% 0% 5.1%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 937 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 932, in schedule caste is 994 and in schedule tribe is 700. There are 839 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has decreased by 48 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 22 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Lohara Dih

Total General SC ST Child
Change -48 -64 97 700 -22
2011 937 932 994 700 839
2001 985 996 897 0 861

Literacy

Total 1768 people in the village are literate, among them 1044 are male and 724 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Lohara Dih is 78%. 90% of male and 65% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 11%. Male literacy has gone up by 9% and female literacy rate has gone up by 11%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Lohara Dih

Total Male Female
Change 10.3% 8.9% 10.9%
2011 77.6% 89.8% 65%
2001 67.3% 80.9% 54.1%

Workers profile

Lohara Dih has 25% (678) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 40% male and 9% female population are working population. 37% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 7% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Lohara Dih

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 24.8% 22.8% 2% 75.2%
Male 39.5% 37.3% 2.2% 60.5%
Female 9.1% 7.3% 1.7% 90.9%