Niyardiha Village, with population of 3863 is Varanasi sub district's the 90th most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Niyardiha village is 2 km2 and it is the 84th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1610 persons per km2.

The village comes under Niyardih panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter of the village. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi.

Demographics

The village is home to 3863 people, among them 1942 (50%) are male and 1921 (50%) are female. 85% of the whole population are from general caste, 14% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Niyardiha village is 16%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are 551 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Niyardiha

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 3,863 3,288 552 23 610
Male 1,942 1,652 278 12 306
Female 1,921 1,636 274 11 304

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 16.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 3307. Female population growth rate of the village is 15.1% which is -3.5% lower than male population growth rate of 18.6%. General caste population has increased by 17.2%; Schedule caste population has increased by 10.2% and child population has decreased by -15.2% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Niyardiha

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 17 17 10 0 -15
Male 19 19 9 0 -15
Female 15 15 11 0 -16

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 989 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 990, in schedule caste is 986 and in schedule tribe is 917. There are 993 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 30 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 15 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Niyardiha

Total General SC ST Child
Change -30 -37 14 917 -15
2011 989 990 986 917 993
2001 1,019 1,027 972 0 1,008

Literacy

Total 2423 people in the village are literate, among them 1343 are male and 1080 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Niyardiha is 74%. 82% of male and 67% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 11%. Male literacy has gone up by 5% and female literacy rate has gone up by 17%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Niyardiha

Total Male Female
Change 11 6 17
2011 75 82 67
2001 63 77 50

Workers profile

Niyardiha has 34% (1307) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 45% male and 22% female population are working population. 30% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 15% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 9% of total female population are main and 13% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Niyardiha

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 34 20 14 66
Male 45 31 15 55
Female 22 9 13 78