Tala Village, with population of 2519 is Varanasi sub district's the 183rd most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Tala village is 2 km2 and it is the 181st biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1657 persons per km2.

Pin code of Tala village is 221101. The village comes under Tala panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 22 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 22 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 2519 people, among them 1287 (51%) are male and 1232 (49%) are female. 62% of the whole population are from general caste, 36% are from schedule caste and 2% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Tala village is 16%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 397 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Tala

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,519 1,559 913 47 413
Male 1,287 816 443 28 221
Female 1,232 743 470 19 192

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 21.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2070. Female population growth rate of the village is 24.8% which is 6% higher than male population growth rate of 18.8%. General caste population has increased by 33.2%; Schedule caste population has increased by 9.2%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -26.6% and child population has decreased by -9% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Tala

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 22 33 9 -27 -9
Male 19 34 1 -22 -6
Female 25 32 19 -32 -12

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 957 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 911, in schedule caste is 1061 and in schedule tribe is 679. There are 869 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 46 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 55 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Tala

Total General SC ST Child
Change 46 -17 161 -99 -55
2011 957 911 1,061 679 869
2001 911 928 900 778 924

Literacy

Total 1350 people in the village are literate, among them 801 are male and 549 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Tala is 64%. 75% of male and 53% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 9%. Male literacy has gone up by 9% and female literacy rate has gone up by 11%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Tala

Total Male Female
Change 10 9 11
2011 64 75 53
2001 55 66 42

Workers profile

Tala has 24% (596) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 36% male and 11% female population are working population. 25% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 11% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 6% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Tala

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 24 15 8 76
Male 36 25 11 64
Female 11 6 5 89