Saraiya Village, with population of 626 is Varanasi sub district's the 221st least populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Saraiya village is 0 km2 and it is the 78th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 3913 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi. The village comes under Zakhaniya panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 25 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 25 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 626 people, among them 320 (51%) are male and 306 (49%) are female. 100% of the whole population are from general caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Saraiya village is 16%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 93 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Saraiya

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 626 626 0 0 100
Male 320 320 0 0 51
Female 306 306 0 0 49

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 22% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 513. Female population growth rate of the village is 32.5% which is 19% higher than male population growth rate of 13.5%. General caste population has increased by 22% and child population has decreased by -13% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Saraiya

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 22 22 0 0 -13
Male 14 14 0 0 -4
Female 33 33 0 0 -21

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 956 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 956,. There are 961 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 137 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 209 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Saraiya

Total General SC ST Child
Change 137 137 0 0 -209
2011 956 956 0 0 961
2001 819 819 0 0 1,170

Literacy

Total 344 people in the village are literate, among them 212 are male and 132 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Saraiya is 65%. 79% of male and 51% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 20%. Male literacy has gone up by 19% and female literacy rate has gone up by 26%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Saraiya

Total Male Female
Change 20 19 26
2011 65 79 51
2001 46 60 25

Workers profile

Saraiya has 23% (141) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 41% male and 3% female population are working population. 23% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 18% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 1% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Saraiya

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 23 13 10 78
Male 41 23 18 59
Female 3 1 2 97