Karia Village, with population of 585 is Varanasi sub district's the 202nd least populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Karia village is 0 km2 and it is the 215th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1625 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Karia village to Varanasi is 14 km. The village comes under Resipatti panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 18 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 12 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 585 people, among them 302 (52%) are male and 283 (48%) are female. 0% of the whole population are from general caste, 100% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Karia village is 15%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 97 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Karia

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 585 1 584 0 87
Male 302 0 302 0 47
Female 283 1 282 0 40

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 0.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 584. Female population growth rate of the village is -1% which is -2.3% lower than male population growth rate of 1.3%.; Schedule caste population has decreased by 0% and child population has decreased by -43.9% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Karia

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 0 0 0 0 -44
Male 1 0 1 0 -38
Female -1 0 -1 0 -49

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 937 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in in schedule caste is 934. There are 851 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 23 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 188 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Karia

Total General SC ST Child
Change -23 0 -26 0 -188
2011 937 0 934 0 851
2001 960 0 960 0 1,039

Literacy

Total 295 people in the village are literate, among them 186 are male and 109 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Karia is 59%. 73% of male and 45% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 18%. Male literacy has gone up by 22% and female literacy rate has gone up by 14%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Karia

Total Male Female
Change 18 22 14
2011 59 73 45
2001 42 51 31

Workers profile

Karia has 33% (191) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 41% male and 24% female population are working population. 30% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 11% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 19% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Karia

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 33 25 8 67
Male 41 30 11 59
Female 24 19 5 76