Magrahua Village, with population of 2031 is Varanasi sub district's the 258th most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Magrahua village is 2 km2 and it is the 100th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 967 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Magrahua village to Varanasi is 20 km. Pin code of Magrahua village is 221104. The village comes under Magardua panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 5 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 20 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 2031 people, among them 1078 (53%) are male and 953 (47%) are female. 40% of the whole population are from general caste, 58% are from schedule caste and 2% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Magrahua village is 15%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 309 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Magrahua

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,031 808 1,180 43 303
Male 1,078 440 613 25 158
Female 953 368 567 18 145

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 12.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1810. Female population growth rate of the village is 12% which is -0.4% lower than male population growth rate of 12.4%. General caste population has increased by 1.8%; Schedule caste population has increased by 16.1% and child population has decreased by -25.6% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Magrahua

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 12.2% 1.8% 16.1% 0% -25.6%
Male 12.4% 0.9% 17.2% 0% -23.7%
Female 12% 2.8% 15% 0% -27.5%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 884 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 836, in schedule caste is 925 and in schedule tribe is 720. There are 918 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 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.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Magrahua

Total General SC ST Child
Change -3 15 -18 720 -48
2011 884 836 925 720 918
2001 887 821 943 0 966

Literacy

Total 1154 people in the village are literate, among them 695 are male and 459 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Magrahua is 67%. 76% of male and 57% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 17%. Male literacy has gone up by 13% and female literacy rate has gone up by 21%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Magrahua

Total Male Female
Change 16.3% 12.2% 21.2%
2011 66.8% 75.5% 56.8%
2001 50.5% 63.3% 35.6%

Workers profile

Magrahua has 42% (844) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 50% male and 32% female population are working population. 24% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 26% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 11% of total female population are main and 21% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Magrahua

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 41.6% 18.3% 23.3% 58.4%
Male 50% 24.3% 25.7% 50%
Female 32% 11.4% 20.6% 68%