Ramna Village, with population of 8651 is Varanasi sub district's the 6th most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Ramna village is 5 km2 and it is the 17th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1626 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Ramna village to Varanasi is 3 km. The village comes under Ramna panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 20 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 20 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 8651 people, among them 4604 (53%) are male and 4047 (47%) are female. 94% of the whole population are from general caste, 6% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Ramna village is 16%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 1284 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Ramna

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 8,651 8,107 507 37 1,389
Male 4,604 4,323 267 14 750
Female 4,047 3,784 240 23 639

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 5.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 8207. Female population growth rate of the village is 6.3% which is 1.7% higher than male population growth rate of 4.6%. General caste population has increased by 5.1%; Schedule caste population has increased by 2.8% and child population has decreased by -17.2% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Ramna

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 5.4% 5.1% 2.8% 0% -17.2%
Male 4.6% 4.6% -0.7% 0% -13%
Female 6.3% 5.6% 7.1% 0% -21.6%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 879 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 875, in schedule caste is 899 and in schedule tribe is 1643. There are 852 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 14 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 93 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Ramna

Total General SC ST Child
Change 14 8 66 1643 -93
2011 879 875 899 1643 852
2001 865 867 833 0 945

Literacy

Total 5440 people in the village are literate, among them 3341 are male and 2099 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Ramna is 75%. 87% of male and 62% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 10%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 20%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Ramna

Total Male Female
Change 10.3% 3.1% 19.4%
2011 74.9% 86.7% 61.6%
2001 64.6% 83.6% 42.2%

Workers profile

Ramna has 38% (3285) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 50% male and 24% female population are working population. 41% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 9% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 18% of total female population are main and 6% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Ramna

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 38% 30.4% 7.6% 62%
Male 49.9% 40.9% 8.9% 50.1%
Female 24.4% 18.3% 6.1% 75.6%