Kaithi Village, with population of 5903 is Varanasi sub district's the 24th most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Kaithi village is 7 km2 and it is the 12th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 903 persons per km2.

The village comes under Kaithi panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 30 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 30 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 5903 people, among them 3075 (52%) are male and 2828 (48%) are female. 87% of the whole population are from general caste, 12% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kaithi village is 15%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 852 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kaithi

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 5,903 5,151 721 31 868
Male 3,075 2,660 398 17 472
Female 2,828 2,491 323 14 396

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 15.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 5128. Female population growth rate of the village is 13.9% which is -2.3% lower than male population growth rate of 16.2%. General caste population has increased by 22.2%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -21% and child population has decreased by -13.5% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kaithi

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 15 22 -21 0 -14
Male 16 23 -17 0 -10
Female 14 22 -26 0 -17

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 920 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 936, in schedule caste is 812 and in schedule tribe is 824. There are 839 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 18 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 73 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kaithi

Total General SC ST Child
Change -18 -8 -98 824 -73
2011 920 936 812 824 839
2001 938 944 910 0 912

Literacy

Total 3570 people in the village are literate, among them 2140 are male and 1430 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kaithi is 71%. 82% of male and 59% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 13%. Male literacy has gone up by 9% and female literacy rate has gone up by 17%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kaithi

Total Male Female
Change 13 9 17
2011 71 82 59
2001 58 73 42

Workers profile

Kaithi has 29% (1700) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 42% male and 14% female population are working population. 23% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 19% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 4% of total female population are main and 10% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kaithi

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 29 14 15 71
Male 42 23 19 58
Female 14 4 10 86