Tekuri Village, with population of 779 is Varanasi sub district's the 271st least populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Tekuri village is 1 km2 and it is the 341st smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1320 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Tekuri village to Varanasi is 34 km. The village comes under Lachamisenpur panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 24 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 34 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 779 people, among them 366 (47%) are male and 413 (53%) are female. 97% of the whole population are from general caste, 3% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Tekuri village is 12%, among them 44% are boys and 56% are girls. There are 109 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Tekuri

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 779 753 26 0 97
Male 366 356 10 0 43
Female 413 397 16 0 54

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 7.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 723. Female population growth rate of the village is 9.8% which is 4.3% higher than male population growth rate of 5.5%. General caste population has increased by 8.3%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -7.1% and child population has increased by 3.2% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Tekuri

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 8 8 -7 0 3
Male 6 6 -9 0 -12
Female 10 11 -6 0 20

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1128 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1115, in schedule caste is 1600. There are 1256 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 44 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 338 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Tekuri

Total General SC ST Child
Change 44 47 55 0 338
2011 1,128 1,115 1,600 0 1,256
2001 1,084 1,068 1,545 0 918

Literacy

Total 545 people in the village are literate, among them 297 are male and 248 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Tekuri is 80%. 92% of male and 69% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 2%. Male literacy has gone up by 2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 2%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Tekuri

Total Male Female
Change 2 2 2
2011 80 92 69
2001 78 90 67

Workers profile

Tekuri has 28% (221) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 53% male and 7% female population are working population. 49% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 4% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Tekuri

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 28 25 3 72
Male 53 49 4 47
Female 7 4 3 94