Ajawan Village, with population of 2352 is Varanasi sub district's the 205th most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Ajawan village is 2 km2 and it is the 102nd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1125 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Ajawan village to Varanasi is 22 km. Pin code of Ajawan village is 221104. The village comes under Azab 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 2352 people, among them 1192 (51%) are male and 1160 (49%) are female. 91% of the whole population are from general caste, 9% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Ajawan village is 15%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 338 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Ajawan

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,352 2,139 213 0 355
Male 1,192 1,075 117 0 190
Female 1,160 1,064 96 0 165

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -4.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2466. Female population growth rate of the village is -1.9% which is 5.2% higher than male population growth rate of -7.1%. General caste population has increased by 4.4%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -48.9% and child population has decreased by -31.7% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Ajawan

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -5 4 -49 0 -32
Male -7 2 -49 0 -33
Female -2 7 -49 0 -31

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 973 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 990, in schedule caste is 821. There are 868 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 51 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 24 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Ajawan

Total General SC ST Child
Change 51 48 -8 0 24
2011 973 990 821 0 868
2001 922 942 829 0 844

Literacy

Total 1461 people in the village are literate, among them 864 are male and 597 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Ajawan is 73%. 86% of male and 60% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 13%. Male literacy has gone up by 13% and female literacy rate has gone up by 15%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Ajawan

Total Male Female
Change 14 13 15
2011 73 86 60
2001 60 73 45

Workers profile

Ajawan has 31% (720) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 46% male and 15% female population are working population. 23% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 23% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 3% of total female population are main and 13% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Ajawan

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 31 13 18 69
Male 46 23 23 54
Female 15 3 13 85