Tilanga Village, with population of 304 is Varanasi sub district's the 110th least populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Tilanga village is 1 km2 and it is the 395th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 461 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Tilanga village to Varanasi is 35 km. Pin code of Tilanga village is 221305. The village comes under Pachai 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 35 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 304 people, among them 152 (50%) are male and 152 (50%) are female. 78% of the whole population are from general caste, 22% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Tilanga village is 13%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 52 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Tilanga

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 304 237 67 0 41
Male 152 120 32 0 21
Female 152 117 35 0 20

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -21% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 385. Female population growth rate of the village is -14.1% which is 12.8% higher than male population growth rate of -26.9%. General caste population has decreased by -17.7%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -30.9% and child population has decreased by -54.4% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Tilanga

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -21 -18 -31 0 -54
Male -27 -23 -40 0 -50
Female -14 -12 -21 0 -58

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1000 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 975, in schedule caste is 1094. There are 952 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 149 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 191 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Tilanga

Total General SC ST Child
Change 149 117 264 0 -191
2011 1,000 975 1,094 0 952
2001 851 858 830 0 1,143

Literacy

Total 209 people in the village are literate, among them 122 are male and 87 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Tilanga is 79%. 93% of male and 66% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 15%. Male literacy has gone up by 20% and female literacy rate has gone up by 14%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Tilanga

Total Male Female
Change 15 20 14
2011 80 93 66
2001 64 74 52

Workers profile

Tilanga has 47% (142) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 49% male and 45% female population are working population. 47% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 1% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 43% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Tilanga

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 47 45 1 53
Male 49 47 1 51
Female 45 43 1 55