Marui Village, with population of 5413 is Varanasi sub district's the 33rd most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Marui village is 4 km2 and it is the 23rd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1265 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Marui village to Varanasi is 20 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Marui village is 221305. The village comes under Masai panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 35 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 32 km away.


The village is home to 5413 people, among them 2862 (53%) are male and 2551 (47%) are female. 87% of the whole population are from general caste, 12% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Marui village is 13%, among them 56% are boys and 44% are girls. There are 741 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 17.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 4594. Female population growth rate of the village is 14.6% which is -6.3% lower than male population growth rate of 20.9%. General caste population has increased by 18.1%; Schedule caste population has increased by 10.7% and child population has decreased by -22.3% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 891 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 875, in schedule caste is 1027 and in schedule tribe is 722. There are 795 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 49 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 220 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 3463 people in the village are literate, among them 2101 are male and 1362 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Marui is 74%. 85% of male and 61% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 14%. Male literacy has gone up by 10% and female literacy rate has gone up by 17%.

Workers profile

Marui has 31% (1664) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 47% male and 13% female population are working population. 34% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 12% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 4% of total female population are main and 9% are marginal workers.