Ramgaon Village, with population of 2009 is Varanasi sub district's the 263rd most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Ramgaon village is 1 km2 and it is the 184th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1357 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Ramgaon village to Varanasi is 16 km. The village comes under Bhaitauli panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter of the village. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 16 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 2009 people, among them 1071 (53%) are male and 938 (47%) are female. 87% of the whole population are from general caste, 11% are from schedule caste and 2% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Ramgaon village is 13%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 249 households in the village and an average 8 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Ramgaon

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,009 1,745 223 41 255
Male 1,071 924 125 22 130
Female 938 821 98 19 125

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 13.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1765. Female population growth rate of the village is 11% which is -5.4% lower than male population growth rate of 16.4%. General caste population has increased by 11.7%; Schedule caste population has increased by 9.9% and child population has decreased by -25.7% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Ramgaon

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 14 12 10 0 -26
Male 16 14 17 0 -32
Female 11 10 2 0 -17

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 876 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 889, in schedule caste is 784 and in schedule tribe is 864. There are 962 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 42 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 176 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Ramgaon

Total General SC ST Child
Change -42 -32 -113 864 176
2011 876 889 784 864 962
2001 918 921 897 0 786

Literacy

Total 1388 people in the village are literate, among them 858 are male and 530 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Ramgaon is 79%. 91% of male and 65% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 8%. Male literacy has gone up by 6% and female literacy rate has gone up by 10%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Ramgaon

Total Male Female
Change 8 6 10
2011 79 91 65
2001 71 85 56

Workers profile

Ramgaon has 37% (744) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 44% male and 29% female population are working population. 35% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 9% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 19% of total female population are main and 11% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Ramgaon

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 37 27 10 63
Male 44 35 9 56
Female 29 19 11 71