Mureri Village, with population of 705 is Varanasi sub district's the 247th least populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Mureri village is 1 km2 and it is the 346th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1175 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Mureri village to Varanasi is 32 km. Pin code of Mureri village is 221101. The village comes under Chaubepur Khurd 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 705 people, among them 341 (48%) are male and 364 (52%) are female. 69% of the whole population are from general caste, 31% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Mureri village is 15%, among them 55% are boys and 45% are girls. There are 116 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Mureri

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 705 488 217 0 108
Male 341 237 104 0 59
Female 364 251 113 0 49

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 6.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 664. Female population growth rate of the village is 3.1% which is -6.5% lower than male population growth rate of 9.6%. General caste population has increased by 7.5%; Schedule caste population has increased by 3.3% and child population has decreased by -11.5% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Mureri

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

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1067 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1059, in schedule caste is 1087. There are 831 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 68 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 169 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Mureri

Total General SC ST Child
Change -68 -33 -147 0 -169
2011 1,067 1,059 1,087 0 831
2001 1,135 1,092 1,234 0 1,000

Literacy

Total 446 people in the village are literate, among them 240 are male and 206 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Mureri is 75%. 85% of male and 65% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 9%. Male literacy has gone up by 5% and female literacy rate has gone up by 12%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Mureri

Total Male Female
Change 9 5 12
2011 75 85 65
2001 66 80 53

Workers profile

Mureri has 44% (310) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 52% male and 36% female population are working population. 41% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 11% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 5% of total female population are main and 31% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Mureri

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 44 23 21 56
Male 52 41 11 48
Female 36 6 31 64