Tekari Village, with population of 1340 is Varanasi sub district's the 398th most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Tekari village is 1 km2 and it is the 224th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1072 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Tekari village to Varanasi is 17 km. Pin code of Tekari village is 221101. The village comes under Cholpur panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 17 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 17 km away. 0.08 square kilometer (6%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 1340 people, among them 692 (52%) are male and 648 (48%) are female. 100% of the whole population are from general caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Tekari village is 15%, among them 55% are boys and 45% are girls. There are 179 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Tekari

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,340 1,340 0 0 198
Male 692 692 0 0 108
Female 648 648 0 0 90

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -5.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1412. Female population growth rate of the village is -5% which is 0.2% higher than male population growth rate of -5.2%. General caste population has decreased by -5.1% and child population has decreased by -31.7% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Tekari

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -5 -5 0 0 -32
Male -5 -5 0 0 -32
Female -5 -5 0 0 -31

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 936 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 936,. There are 833 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 2 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 9 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Tekari

Total General SC ST Child
Change 2 2 0 0 9
2011 936 936 0 0 833
2001 934 934 0 0 824

Literacy

Total 840 people in the village are literate, among them 509 are male and 331 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Tekari is 74%. 87% of male and 59% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 22%. Male literacy has gone up by 22% and female literacy rate has gone up by 21%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Tekari

Total Male Female
Change 22 22 22
2011 74 87 59
2001 52 66 38

Workers profile

Tekari has 24% (325) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 45% male and 2% female population are working population. 45% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 0% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 2% of total female population are main and 0% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Tekari

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 24 24 0 76
Male 45 45 0 55
Female 2 2 0 98