Sajoi Village, with population of 7059 is Varanasi sub district's the 16th most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Sajoi village is 3 km2 and it is the 71st biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 2684 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Sajoi village to Varanasi is 13 km. The village comes under Sajoai 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 7059 people, among them 3676 (52%) are male and 3383 (48%) are female. 90% of the whole population are from general caste, 10% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Sajoi village is 15%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 1044 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Sajoi

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 7,059 6,344 675 40 1,049
Male 3,676 3,304 351 21 548
Female 3,383 3,040 324 19 501

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 54.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 4581. Female population growth rate of the village is 65% which is 19.8% higher than male population growth rate of 45.2%. General caste population has increased by 42.4%; Schedule caste population has increased by 435.7% and child population has decreased by -3.7% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Sajoi

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 54 42 436 0 -4
Male 45 34 401 0 -15
Female 65 53 479 0 13

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 920 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 920, in schedule caste is 923 and in schedule tribe is 905. There are 914 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 110 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 226 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Sajoi

Total General SC ST Child
Change 110 110 123 905 226
2011 920 920 923 905 914
2001 810 810 800 0 688

Literacy

Total 4375 people in the village are literate, among them 2572 are male and 1803 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Sajoi is 73%. 82% of male and 63% 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 - Sajoi

Total Male Female
Change 7 3 11
2011 73 82 63
2001 66 79 51

Workers profile

Sajoi has 32% (2274) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 45% male and 18% female population are working population. 36% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 9% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 7% of total female population are main and 11% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Sajoi

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 32 22 10 68
Male 45 36 10 55
Female 18 7 11 82