Rakhauna Village, with population of 3765 is Varanasi sub district's the 92nd most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Rakhauna village is 3 km2 and it is the 56th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1251 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Rakhauna village to Varanasi is 19 km. Pin code of Rakhauna village is 221211. The village comes under Rakhana panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 22 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 21 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 3765 people, among them 2014 (53%) are male and 1751 (47%) are female. 81% of the whole population are from general caste, 16% are from schedule caste and 2% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Rakhauna village is 16%, among them 57% are boys and 43% are girls. There are 494 households in the village and an average 8 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Rakhauna

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 3,765 3,065 616 84 620
Male 2,014 1,646 324 44 353
Female 1,751 1,419 292 40 267

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 10.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 3410. Female population growth rate of the village is 10.1% which is -0.6% lower than male population growth rate of 10.7%. General caste population has increased by 5.2%; Schedule caste population has increased by 23.9% and child population has decreased by -21.6% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Rakhauna

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 10 5 24 0 -22
Male 11 6 21 0 -19
Female 10 4 28 0 -25

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 869 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 862, in schedule caste is 901 and in schedule tribe is 909. There are 756 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 6 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 67 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Rakhauna

Total General SC ST Child
Change -6 -16 47 909 -67
2011 869 862 901 909 756
2001 875 878 854 0 823

Literacy

Total 2227 people in the village are literate, among them 1366 are male and 861 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Rakhauna is 71%. 82% of male and 58% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 16%. Male literacy has gone up by 9% and female literacy rate has gone up by 24%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Rakhauna

Total Male Female
Change 16 9 24
2011 71 82 58
2001 55 73 34

Workers profile

Rakhauna has 32% (1223) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 44% male and 19% female population are working population. 37% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 10% of total female population are main and 9% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Rakhauna

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 33 24 8 68
Male 44 37 7 56
Female 19 10 9 81