Pauha Village, with population of 155 is Varanasi sub district's the 61st least populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Pauha village is 2 km2 and it is the 103rd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 74 persons per km2.

The village comes under Pauha 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 155 people, among them 81 (52%) are male and 74 (48%) are female. 93% of the whole population are from general caste, 7% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Pauha village is 24%, among them 57% are boys and 43% are girls. There are 18 households in the village and an average 9 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Pauha

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 155 144 11 0 37
Male 81 75 6 0 21
Female 74 69 5 0 16

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 400% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 31. Female population growth rate of the village is 428.6% which is 52.1% higher than male population growth rate of 376.5%. General caste population has increased by 364.5% and child population has increased by 825% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Pauha

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 400 365 0 0 825
Male 377 341 0 0 950
Female 429 393 0 0 700

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 914 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 920, in schedule caste is 833. There are 762 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 90 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 238 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Pauha

Total General SC ST Child
Change 90 96 833 0 -238
2011 914 920 833 0 762
2001 824 824 0 0 1,000

Literacy

Total 62 people in the village are literate, among them 36 are male and 26 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Pauha is 53%. 60% of male and 45% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 16%. Male literacy has gone down by -7% and female literacy rate has gone up by 45%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Pauha

Total Male Female
Change 16 -7 45
2011 53 60 45
2001 37 67 0

Workers profile

Pauha has 28% (44) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 44% male and 11% female population are working population. 32% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 12% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 4% of total female population are main and 7% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Pauha

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 28 19 10 72
Male 44 32 12 56
Female 11 4 7 89