Sarauni Village, with population of 2169 is Varanasi sub district's the 230th most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Sarauni village is 3 km2 and it is the 65th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 775 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Sarauni village to Varanasi is 13 km. The village comes under Sarauni 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 13 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 2169 people, among them 1136 (52%) are male and 1033 (48%) are female. 85% of the whole population are from general caste, 12% are from schedule caste and 3% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Sarauni village is 13%, among them 55% are boys and 45% are girls. There are 315 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Sarauni

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,169 1,842 267 60 284
Male 1,136 963 146 27 157
Female 1,033 879 121 33 127

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 22.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1766. Female population growth rate of the village is 21.5% which is -2.5% lower than male population growth rate of 24%. General caste population has increased by 19.5%; Schedule caste population has increased by 18.7% and child population has decreased by -16.5% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Sarauni

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 23 20 19 0 -17
Male 24 21 25 0 -10
Female 22 19 12 0 -24

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 909 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 913, in schedule caste is 829 and in schedule tribe is 1222. There are 809 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 19 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 145 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Sarauni

Total General SC ST Child
Change -19 -16 -94 1,222 -145
2011 909 913 829 1,222 809
2001 928 929 923 0 954

Literacy

Total 1426 people in the village are literate, among them 849 are male and 577 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Sarauni is 76%. 87% of male and 64% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 13%. Male literacy has gone up by 7% and female literacy rate has gone up by 19%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Sarauni

Total Male Female
Change 13 7 19
2011 76 87 64
2001 63 80 45

Workers profile

Sarauni has 38% (830) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 50% male and 26% female population are working population. 41% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 9% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 16% of total female population are main and 9% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Sarauni

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 38 29 9 62
Male 50 41 9 50
Female 26 17 9 74