Appi Village, with population of 490 is Varanasi sub district's the 175th least populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Appi village is 0 km2 and it is the 236th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1195 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Appi village to Varanasi is 21 km. The village comes under Jansha 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 21 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 490 people, among them 257 (52%) are male and 233 (48%) are female. 65% of the whole population are from general caste, 35% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Appi village is 20%, among them 57% are boys and 43% are girls. There are 94 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Appi

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 490 317 173 0 99
Male 257 172 85 0 56
Female 233 145 88 0 43

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 31.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 373. Female population growth rate of the village is 22.6% which is -17.8% lower than male population growth rate of 40.4%. General caste population has increased by 29.9%; Schedule caste population has increased by 34.1% and child population has increased by 35.6% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Appi

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 31 30 34 0 36
Male 40 37 49 0 75
Female 23 23 22 0 5

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 907 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 843, in schedule caste is 1035. There are 768 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 131 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 513 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Appi

Total General SC ST Child
Change -131 -94 -228 0 -513
2011 907 843 1,035 0 768
2001 1,038 937 1,263 0 1,281

Literacy

Total 276 people in the village are literate, among them 146 are male and 130 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Appi is 71%. 73% of male and 68% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 18%. Male literacy has gone up by 7% and female literacy rate has gone up by 27%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Appi

Total Male Female
Change 17 7 28
2011 71 73 68
2001 53 66 41

Workers profile

Appi has 37% (181) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 42% male and 31% female population are working population. 33% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 9% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 20% of total female population are main and 12% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Appi

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 37 27 10 63
Male 42 33 9 58
Female 31 20 12 69