Kamalahan Village, with population of 426 is Varanasi sub district's the 150th least populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Kamalahan village is 1 km2 and it is the 353rd smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 710 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi. The village comes under Belkha panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 36 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 36 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 426 people, among them 226 (53%) are male and 200 (47%) are female. 100% of the whole population are from general caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kamalahan village is 15%, among them 59% are boys and 41% are girls. There are 53 households in the village and an average 8 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kamalahan

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 426 426 0 0 66
Male 226 226 0 0 39
Female 200 200 0 0 27

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 31.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 325. Female population growth rate of the village is 23.5% which is -15.2% lower than male population growth rate of 38.7%. General caste population has increased by 31.1% and child population has decreased by -5.7% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kamalahan

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 31 31 0 0 -6
Male 39 39 0 0 18
Female 24 24 0 0 -27

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 885 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 885,. There are 692 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 109 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 429 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kamalahan

Total General SC ST Child
Change -109 -109 0 0 -429
2011 885 885 0 0 692
2001 994 994 0 0 1,121

Literacy

Total 225 people in the village are literate, among them 137 are male and 88 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kamalahan is 63%. 73% of male and 51% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 25%. Male literacy has gone up by 21% and female literacy rate has gone up by 26%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kamalahan

Total Male Female
Change 24 22 26
2011 63 73 51
2001 38 52 25

Workers profile

Kamalahan has 27% (113) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 44% male and 7% female population are working population. 36% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 8% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 6% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kamalahan

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 27 22 5 74
Male 44 36 8 56
Female 7 6 1 94