Khardaha Village, with population of 1793 is Varanasi sub district's the 303rd most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Khardaha village is 1 km2 and it is the 265th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1660 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Khardaha village to Varanasi is 26 km. Pin code of Khardaha village is 221101. The village comes under Dhardha panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 26 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 26 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 1793 people, among them 924 (52%) are male and 869 (48%) are female. 99% of the whole population are from general caste, 1% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Khardaha village is 12%, among them 59% are boys and 41% are girls. There are 265 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Khardaha

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,793 1,769 24 0 217
Male 924 911 13 0 128
Female 869 858 11 0 89

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 12% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1601. Female population growth rate of the village is 9.6% which is -4.8% lower than male population growth rate of 14.4%. General caste population has increased by 11.8%; Schedule caste population has increased by 26.3% and child population has decreased by -40.1% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Khardaha

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 12% 11.8% 26.3% 0% -40.1%
Male 14.4% 14.2% 30% 0% -38.5%
Female 9.6% 9.4% 22.2% 0% -42.2%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 940 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 942, in schedule caste is 846. There are 695 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 41 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 45 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Khardaha

Total General SC ST Child
Change -41 -40 -54 0 -45
2011 940 942 846 0 695
2001 981 982 900 0 740

Literacy

Total 1161 people in the village are literate, among them 673 are male and 488 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Khardaha is 74%. 85% of male and 63% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 17%. Male literacy has gone up by 11% and female literacy rate has gone up by 22%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Khardaha

Total Male Female
Change 16.5% 10.2% 21.4%
2011 73.7% 84.5% 62.6%
2001 57.2% 74.3% 41.2%

Workers profile

Khardaha has 28% (497) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 48% male and 7% female population are working population. 46% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 1% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 6% of total female population are main and 0% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Khardaha

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 27.7% 26.8% 0.9% 72.3%
Male 47.5% 46.2% 1.3% 52.5%
Female 6.7% 6.2% 0.5% 93.3%