Ekdanga Village, with population of 273 is Varanasi sub district's the 101st least populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Ekdanga village is 0 km2 and it is the 13th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 27300 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Ekdanga village to Varanasi is 26 km. Pin code of Ekdanga village is 221405. The village comes under Ekdanga panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 25 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 26 km away. 0.01 square kilometer (100%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 273 people, among them 149 (55%) are male and 124 (45%) are female. 88% of the whole population are from general caste, 12% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Ekdanga village is 14%, among them 76% are boys and 24% are girls. There are 24 households in the village and an average 11 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Ekdanga

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 273 241 32 0 37
Male 149 125 24 0 28
Female 124 116 8 0 9

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 30% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 210. Female population growth rate of the village is 19.2% which is -21.4% lower than male population growth rate of 40.6%. General caste population has increased by 14.8% and child population has decreased by -19.6% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Ekdanga

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 30 15 0 0 -20
Male 41 18 0 0 17
Female 19 12 0 0 -59

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 832 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 928, in schedule caste is 333. There are 321 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 149 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 596 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Ekdanga

Total General SC ST Child
Change -149 -53 333 0 -596
2011 832 928 333 0 321
2001 981 981 0 0 917

Literacy

Total 186 people in the village are literate, among them 105 are male and 81 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Ekdanga is 79%. 87% of male and 70% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 2%. Male literacy has gone down by -2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 4%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Ekdanga

Total Male Female
Change 1 -2 5
2011 79 87 70
2001 77 89 66

Workers profile

Ekdanga has 53% (144) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 50% male and 56% female population are working population. 50% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 0% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 56% of total female population are main and 0% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Ekdanga

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 53 53 0 47
Male 50 50 0 50
Female 57 57 0 44