Singhai Village, with population of 1554 is Varanasi sub district's the 344th most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Singhai village is 1 km2 and it is the 234th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1295 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Singhai village to Varanasi is 28 km. Pin code of Singhai village is 221305. The village comes under Singahi panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 28 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 28 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 1554 people, among them 829 (53%) are male and 725 (47%) are female. 71% of the whole population are from general caste, 29% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Singhai village is 12%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 231 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Singhai

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,554 1,098 456 0 188
Male 829 576 253 0 95
Female 725 522 203 0 93

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 10.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1404. Female population growth rate of the village is 10.4% which is -0.6% lower than male population growth rate of 11%. General caste population has increased by 8.9%; Schedule caste population has increased by 15.2% and child population has decreased by -36.1% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Singhai

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 11 9 15 0 -36
Male 11 10 15 0 -38
Female 10 8 16 0 -34

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 875 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 906, in schedule caste is 802. There are 979 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 5 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 70 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Singhai

Total General SC ST Child
Change -5 -10 10 0 70
2011 875 906 802 0 979
2001 880 916 792 0 909

Literacy

Total 947 people in the village are literate, among them 593 are male and 354 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Singhai is 69%. 81% of male and 56% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 6%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 11%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Singhai

Total Male Female
Change 7 2 11
2011 69 81 56
2001 63 78 45

Workers profile

Singhai has 46% (719) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 49% male and 43% female population are working population. 43% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 7% of total female population are main and 36% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Singhai

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 46 26 20 54
Male 49 43 7 51
Female 43 7 36 57