Tewar Village, with population of 6452 is Varanasi sub district's the 19th most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Tewar village is 4 km2 and it is the 20th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1437 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Tewar village to Varanasi is 17 km. The village comes under Tewar panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 9 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 17 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 6452 people, among them 3274 (51%) are male and 3178 (49%) are female. 77% of the whole population are from general caste, 20% are from schedule caste and 2% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Tewar village is 16%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 975 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Tewar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 6,452 4,985 1,308 159 1,002
Male 3,274 2,543 649 82 523
Female 3,178 2,442 659 77 479

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 16.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 5541. Female population growth rate of the village is 19.2% which is 5.3% higher than male population growth rate of 13.9%. General caste population has increased by 10.9%; Schedule caste population has increased by 25.2% and child population has decreased by -9.2% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Tewar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 16 11 25 0 -9
Male 14 9 20 0 -7
Female 19 13 31 0 -12

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 971 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 960, in schedule caste is 1015 and in schedule tribe is 939. There are 916 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 44 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 50 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Tewar

Total General SC ST Child
Change 44 32 91 939 -50
2011 971 960 1,015 939 916
2001 927 928 924 0 966

Literacy

Total 4024 people in the village are literate, among them 2321 are male and 1703 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Tewar is 74%. 84% of male and 63% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 7%. Male literacy has gone up by 4% and female literacy rate has gone up by 9%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Tewar

Total Male Female
Change 7 5 10
2011 74 84 63
2001 67 80 54

Workers profile

Tewar has 35% (2272) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 47% male and 23% female population are working population. 37% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 10% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 12% of total female population are main and 11% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Tewar

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 35 25 11 65
Male 47 37 10 53
Female 23 12 11 77