Ganja Village, with population of 2409 is Allahabad sub district's the 25th most populous village, located in Allahabad sub district of Allahabad district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Ganja village is 2 km2 and it is the 21st biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1120 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Allahabad and distance from Ganja village to Allahabad is 15 km. The village comes under Kathulagauspur panchayat. Sadar is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 10 km. District head quarter of the village is Allahabad which is 19 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 2409 people, among them 1323 (55%) are male and 1086 (45%) are female. 67% of the whole population are from general caste, 32% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Ganja village is 12%, among them 59% are boys and 41% are girls. There are 424 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Ganja

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,409 1,619 780 10 300
Male 1,323 893 424 6 177
Female 1,086 726 356 4 123

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -1.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2453. Female population growth rate of the village is -2.3% which is -1% lower than male population growth rate of -1.3%. General caste population has decreased by -6.6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 8.3% and child population has decreased by -34.2% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Ganja

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -2 -7 8 0 -34
Male -1 -5 7 0 -31
Female -2 -8 10 0 -38

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 821 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 813, in schedule caste is 840 and in schedule tribe is 667. There are 695 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 8 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 72 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Ganja

Total General SC ST Child
Change -8 -23 26 667 -72
2011 821 813 840 667 695
2001 829 836 814 0 767

Literacy

Total 1315 people in the village are literate, among them 914 are male and 401 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Ganja is 62%. 80% of male and 42% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 6%. Male literacy has gone up by 4% and female literacy rate has gone up by 9%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Ganja

Total Male Female
Change 6 4 9
2011 62 80 42
2001 56 76 33

Workers profile

Ganja has 43% (1029) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 50% male and 34% female population are working population. 33% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 16% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 5% of total female population are main and 29% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Ganja

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 43 21 22 57
Male 50 33 17 50
Female 34 5 29 66