Sirsa Village, with population of 1064 is Varanasi sub district's the 361st least populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Sirsa village is 1 km2 and it is the 389th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1637 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Sirsa village to Varanasi is 15 km. The village comes under Ayodhya Pur panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 14 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 14 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 1064 people, among them 564 (53%) are male and 500 (47%) are female. 97% of the whole population are from general caste, 3% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Sirsa village is 13%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 115 households in the village and an average 9 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Sirsa

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,064 1,033 31 0 139
Male 564 546 18 0 72
Female 500 487 13 0 67

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 9.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 971. Female population growth rate of the village is 9.9% which is 0.6% higher than male population growth rate of 9.3%. General caste population has increased by 9.7%; Schedule caste population has increased by 6.9% and child population has decreased by -21.5% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Sirsa

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 10 10 7 0 -22
Male 9 9 6 0 -25
Female 10 10 8 0 -17

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 887 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 892, in schedule caste is 722. There are 931 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 5 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 87 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Sirsa

Total General SC ST Child
Change 5 4 16 0 87
2011 887 892 722 0 931
2001 882 888 706 0 844

Literacy

Total 804 people in the village are literate, among them 462 are male and 342 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Sirsa is 87%. 94% of male and 79% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 7%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 12%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Sirsa

Total Male Female
Change 7 3 12
2011 87 94 79
2001 80 91 67

Workers profile

Sirsa has 25% (271) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 43% male and 6% female population are working population. 41% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 5% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Sirsa

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 26 24 1 75
Male 43 41 2 57
Female 6 5 1 94