Bazar Kalika Village, with population of 1520 is Varanasi sub district's the 352nd most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Bazar Kalika village is 0 km2 and it is the 57th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 13818 persons per km2.

Nearest railway station is Bazar Kalika which is within the village. Nearest post office is located within 10 kms from the village The village comes under Vanar Kalika panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 34 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 34 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 1520 people, among them 793 (52%) are male and 727 (48%) are female. 87% of the whole population are from general caste, 13% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bazar Kalika village is 15%, among them 57% are boys and 43% are girls. There are 225 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Bazar Kalika

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,520 1,328 192 0 226
Male 793 695 98 0 129
Female 727 633 94 0 97

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 10.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1378. Female population growth rate of the village is 11.3% which is 1.9% higher than male population growth rate of 9.4%. General caste population has increased by 9%; Schedule caste population has increased by 20% and child population has decreased by -17.5% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Bazar Kalika

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 10 9 20 0 -18
Male 9 9 13 0 -18
Female 11 9 29 0 -17

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 917 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 911, in schedule caste is 959. There are 752 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 16 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 7 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Bazar Kalika

Total General SC ST Child
Change 16 2 120 0 7
2011 917 911 959 0 752
2001 901 909 839 0 745

Literacy

Total 1040 people in the village are literate, among them 595 are male and 445 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Bazar Kalika is 80%. 90% of male and 71% 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 12%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Bazar Kalika

Total Male Female
Change 8 4 12
2011 80 90 71
2001 73 86 59

Workers profile

Bazar Kalika has 24% (366) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 36% male and 11% female population are working population. 33% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 8% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Bazar Kalika

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 24 21 3 76
Male 36 33 4 64
Female 11 8 3 89