Khutha Village, with population of 797 is Varanasi sub district's the 277th least populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Khutha village is 1 km2 and it is the 388th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1226 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi. The village comes under Chola panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 8 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 26 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 797 people, among them 382 (48%) are male and 415 (52%) are female. 88% of the whole population are from general caste, 6% are from schedule caste and 5% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Khutha village is 16%, among them 61% are boys and 39% are girls. There are 125 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Khutha

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 797 705 49 43 127
Male 382 339 25 18 78
Female 415 366 24 25 49

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -20.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1004. Female population growth rate of the village is -21.1% which is -1% lower than male population growth rate of -20.1%. General caste population has decreased by -8.3%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -79.1% and child population has decreased by -32.8% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Khutha

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -21 -8 -79 0 -33
Male -20 -5 -80 0 -24
Female -21 -12 -79 0 -44

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1086 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1080, in schedule caste is 960 and in schedule tribe is 1389. There are 628 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 14 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 225 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Khutha

Total General SC ST Child
Change -14 -86 49 1,389 -225
2011 1,086 1,080 960 1,389 628
2001 1,100 1,166 911 0 853

Literacy

Total 435 people in the village are literate, among them 241 are male and 194 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Khutha is 65%. 79% of male and 53% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by 1%. Male literacy has gone down by 0% and female literacy rate has gone up by 2%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Khutha

Total Male Female
Change 1 1 2
2011 65 79 53
2001 64 79 52

Workers profile

Khutha has 50% (396) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 49% male and 51% female population are working population. 46% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 38% of total female population are main and 12% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Khutha

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 50 42 8 50
Male 49 46 3 51
Female 51 38 12 49