Rasara Village, with population of 1163 is Varanasi sub district's the 392nd least populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Rasara village is 1 km2 and it is the 411st biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1615 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Rasara village to Varanasi is 30 km. The village comes under Cholapur panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 6 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 30 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 1163 people, among them 609 (52%) are male and 554 (48%) are female. 39% of the whole population are from general caste, 53% are from schedule caste and 8% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Rasara village is 14%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 194 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Rasara

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,163 455 616 92 160
Male 609 243 319 47 86
Female 554 212 297 45 74

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 12.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1032. Female population growth rate of the village is 9.1% which is -7.1% lower than male population growth rate of 16.2%. General caste population has decreased by -4.8%; Schedule caste population has increased by 11.2% and child population has decreased by -6.4% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Rasara

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 13 -5 11 0 -6
Male 16 2 12 0 -6
Female 9 -11 10 0 -8

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 910 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 872, in schedule caste is 931 and in schedule tribe is 957. There are 860 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 59 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 19 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Rasara

Total General SC ST Child
Change -59 -128 -13 957 -19
2011 910 872 931 957 860
2001 969 1,000 944 0 879

Literacy

Total 751 people in the village are literate, among them 462 are male and 289 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Rasara is 75%. 88% of male and 60% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 17%. Male literacy has gone up by 18% and female literacy rate has gone up by 14%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Rasara

Total Male Female
Change 17 19 14
2011 75 88 60
2001 58 70 46

Workers profile

Rasara has 62% (722) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 62% male and 63% female population are working population. 61% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 1% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 61% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Rasara

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 62 61 1 38
Male 62 61 1 38
Female 63 61 1 37