Lahiya Village, with population of 576 is Varanasi sub district's the 198th least populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Lahiya village is 0 km2 and it is the 233rd smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1440 persons per km2.

Pin code of Lahiya village is 221307. The village comes under Shavapuri panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 7 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 30 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 576 people, among them 249 (43%) are male and 327 (57%) are female. 100% of the whole population are from general caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Lahiya village is 19%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 88 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Lahiya

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 576 576 0 0 108
Male 249 249 0 0 58
Female 327 327 0 0 50

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -6.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 615. Female population growth rate of the village is 6.2% which is 25.1% higher than male population growth rate of -18.9%. General caste population has decreased by -6.3% and child population has decreased by -22.9% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Lahiya

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -6.3% -6.3% 0% 0% -22.9%
Male -18.9% -18.9% 0% 0% -4.9%
Female 6.2% 6.2% 0% 0% -36.7%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1313 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1313,. There are 862 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 310 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 433 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Lahiya

Total General SC ST Child
Change 310 310 0 0 -433
2011 1313 1313 0 0 862
2001 1003 1003 0 0 1295

Literacy

Total 333 people in the village are literate, among them 169 are male and 164 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Lahiya is 71%. 88% of male and 59% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 19%. Male literacy has gone up by 18% and female literacy rate has gone up by 27%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Lahiya

Total Male Female
Change 19.2% 18.2% 26.9%
2011 71.2% 88.5% 59.2%
2001 52% 70.3% 32.3%

Workers profile

Lahiya has 36% (210) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 34% male and 38% female population are working population. 31% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 22% of total female population are main and 16% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Lahiya

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 36.5% 25.7% 10.8% 63.5%
Male 34.1% 30.5% 3.6% 65.9%
Female 38.2% 22% 16.2% 61.8%