Thekaha Village, with population of 272 is Varanasi sub district's the 100th least populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Thekaha village is 1 km2 and it is the 395th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 412 persons per km2.

Pin code of Thekaha village is 221403. The village comes under Sadar panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 29 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 29 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 272 people, among them 141 (52%) are male and 131 (48%) are female. 69% of the whole population are from general caste, 31% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Thekaha village is 12%, among them 48% are boys and 52% are girls. There are 41 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Thekaha

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 272 189 83 0 33
Male 141 97 44 0 16
Female 131 92 39 0 17

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 30.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 209. Female population growth rate of the village is 27.2% which is -5.8% lower than male population growth rate of 33%. General caste population has increased by 23.5%; Schedule caste population has increased by 48.2% and child population has decreased by -46.8% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Thekaha

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 30 24 48 0 -47
Male 33 33 33 0 -50
Female 27 15 70 0 -43

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 929 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 948, in schedule caste is 886. There are 1063 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 43 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 125 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Thekaha

Total General SC ST Child
Change -43 -148 189 0 125
2011 929 948 886 0 1,063
2001 972 1,096 697 0 938

Literacy

Total 140 people in the village are literate, among them 88 are male and 52 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Thekaha is 59%. 70% of male and 46% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 35%. Male literacy has gone up by 31% and female literacy rate has gone up by 36%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Thekaha

Total Male Female
Change 34 31 36
2011 59 70 46
2001 25 39 10

Workers profile

Thekaha has 29% (78) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 52% male and 3% female population are working population. 4% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 49% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 2% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Thekaha

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 29 3 26 71
Male 53 4 49 48
Female 3 2 2 97