Rakhi Village, with population of 616 is Varanasi sub district's the 216th least populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Rakhi village is 1 km2 and it is the 375th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 963 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Rakhi village to Varanasi is 23 km. The village comes under Kursato panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 24 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 23 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 616 people, among them 328 (53%) are male and 288 (47%) are female. 100% of the whole population are from general caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Rakhi village is 19%, among them 61% are boys and 39% are girls. There are 64 households in the village and an average 10 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Rakhi

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 616 616 0 0 116
Male 328 328 0 0 71
Female 288 288 0 0 45

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 14.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 540. Female population growth rate of the village is 12.9% which is -2.2% lower than male population growth rate of 15.1%. General caste population has increased by 14.1% and child population has decreased by -8.7% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Rakhi

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 14 14 0 0 -9
Male 15 15 0 0 8
Female 13 13 0 0 -26

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 878 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 878,. There are 634 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 17 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 290 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Rakhi

Total General SC ST Child
Change -17 -17 0 0 -290
2011 878 878 0 0 634
2001 895 895 0 0 924

Literacy

Total 298 people in the village are literate, among them 186 are male and 112 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Rakhi is 60%. 72% of male and 46% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 18%. Male literacy has gone up by 11% and female literacy rate has gone up by 25%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Rakhi

Total Male Female
Change 18 12 26
2011 60 72 46
2001 42 61 21

Workers profile

Rakhi has 23% (139) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 41% male and 2% female population are working population. 23% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 18% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 2% of total female population are main and 0% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Rakhi

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 23 13 9 77
Male 41 23 18 59
Female 2 2 0 98