Sarhari Village, with population of 2283 is Varanasi sub district's the 213rd most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Sarhari village is 1 km2 and it is the 372nd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 2854 persons per km2.

The village comes under Sarhari panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 12 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 12 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 2283 people, among them 1197 (52%) are male and 1086 (48%) are female. 100% of the whole population are from general caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Sarhari village is 13%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 327 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Sarhari

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,283 2,283 0 0 291
Male 1,197 1,197 0 0 155
Female 1,086 1,086 0 0 136

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 21% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1887. Female population growth rate of the village is 24.3% which is 6.1% higher than male population growth rate of 18.2%. General caste population has increased by 21% and child population has decreased by -37.7% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Sarhari

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 21 21 0 0 -38
Male 18 18 0 0 -40
Female 24 24 0 0 -34

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 907 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 907,. There are 877 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 44 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 81 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Sarhari

Total General SC ST Child
Change 44 44 0 0 81
2011 907 907 0 0 877
2001 863 863 0 0 796

Literacy

Total 1453 people in the village are literate, among them 876 are male and 577 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Sarhari is 73%. 84% of male and 61% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 9%. Male literacy has gone up by 7% and female literacy rate has gone up by 13%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Sarhari

Total Male Female
Change 9 7 13
2011 73 84 61
2001 64 77 48

Workers profile

Sarhari has 29% (655) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 49% male and 7% female population are working population. 45% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 5% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Sarhari

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 29 26 3 71
Male 49 45 4 51
Female 7 5 2 94