Nakhwan Village, with population of 77 is Varanasi sub district's the 37th least populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Nakhwan village is 0 km2 and it is the 116th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 367 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Nakhwan village to Varanasi is 32 km. The village comes under Kaithi panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 32 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 32 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 77 people, among them 41 (53%) are male and 36 (47%) are female. 100% of the whole population are from general caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Nakhwan village is 18%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are 10 households in the village and an average 8 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Nakhwan

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 77 77 0 0 14
Male 41 41 0 0 7
Female 36 36 0 0 7

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 413.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 15. Female population growth rate of the village is 414.3% which is 1.8% higher than male population growth rate of 412.5%. General caste population has increased by 413.3% and child population has increased by 1300% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Nakhwan

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 413 413 0 0 1,300
Male 413 413 0 0 600
Female 414 414 0 0 0

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 878 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 878,. There are 1000 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 3 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 1000 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Nakhwan

Total General SC ST Child
Change 3 3 0 0 1,000
2011 878 878 0 0 1,000
2001 875 875 0 0 0

Literacy

Total 32 people in the village are literate, among them 24 are male and 8 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Nakhwan is 51%. 71% of male and 28% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 44%. Male literacy has gone up by 57% and female literacy rate has gone up by 28%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Nakhwan

Total Male Female
Change 44 56 28
2011 51 71 28
2001 7 14 0

Workers profile

Nakhwan has 70% (54) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 76% male and 64% female population are working population. 37% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 39% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 33% of total female population are main and 31% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Nakhwan

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 70 35 35 30
Male 76 37 39 24
Female 64 33 31 36