Pachwar Village, with population of 2203 is Varanasi sub district's the 226th most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Pachwar village is 1 km2 and it is the 308th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 2271 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Pachwar village to Varanasi is 30 km. The village comes under Pachwar panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 30 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 30 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 2203 people, among them 1141 (52%) are male and 1062 (48%) are female. 62% of the whole population are from general caste, 38% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Pachwar village is 14%, among them 49% are boys and 51% are girls. There are 306 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Pachwar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,203 1,368 827 8 302
Male 1,141 714 422 5 147
Female 1,062 654 405 3 155

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 5.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2096. Female population growth rate of the village is 6.7% which is 3.1% higher than male population growth rate of 3.6%. General caste population has decreased by -4%; Schedule caste population has increased by 23.2% and child population has decreased by -35.5% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Pachwar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 5 -4 23 0 -36
Male 4 -5 20 0 -37
Female 7 -3 27 0 -34

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 931 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 916, in schedule caste is 960 and in schedule tribe is 600. There are 1054 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 27 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 45 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Pachwar

Total General SC ST Child
Change 27 13 54 600 45
2011 931 916 960 600 1,054
2001 904 903 906 0 1,009

Literacy

Total 1406 people in the village are literate, among them 847 are male and 559 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Pachwar is 74%. 85% of male and 62% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 6%. Male literacy has gone up by 5% and female literacy rate has gone up by 9%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Pachwar

Total Male Female
Change 7 5 8
2011 74 85 62
2001 68 80 53

Workers profile

Pachwar has 37% (823) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 48% male and 26% female population are working population. 42% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 13% of total female population are main and 13% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Pachwar

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 37 28 9 63
Male 48 42 6 52
Female 26 13 13 74