Mawaiya Village, with population of 2513 is Varanasi sub district's the 186th most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Mawaiya village is 2 km2 and it is the 133rd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1404 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Mawaiya village to Varanasi is 25 km. Pin code of Mawaiya village is 221101. The village comes under Mawaieya panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 25 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 25 km away.


The village is home to 2513 people, among them 1273 (51%) are male and 1240 (49%) are female. 87% of the whole population are from general caste, 13% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Mawaiya village is 15%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 371 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 10.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2278. Female population growth rate of the village is 10.5% which is 0.4% higher than male population growth rate of 10.1%. General caste population has increased by 14.5%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -10.6% and child population has decreased by -20.8% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 974 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 995, in schedule caste is 847. There are 944 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 3 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 48 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 1575 people in the village are literate, among them 932 are male and 643 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Mawaiya is 74%. 87% of male and 61% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 10%. Male literacy has gone up by 6% and female literacy rate has gone up by 15%.

Workers profile

Mawaiya has 33% (840) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 44% male and 23% female population are working population. 32% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 12% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 14% of total female population are main and 9% are marginal workers.