Surhi Village, with population of 1372 is Varanasi sub district's the 388th most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Surhi village is 0 km2 and it is the 197th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 4035 persons per km2.

The village comes under Anantpur panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 19 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 18 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 1372 people, among them 725 (53%) are male and 647 (47%) are female. 79% of the whole population are from general caste, 21% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Surhi village is 15%, among them 55% are boys and 45% are girls. There are 222 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Surhi

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,372 1,082 290 0 209
Male 725 556 169 0 114
Female 647 526 121 0 95

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 22% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1125. Female population growth rate of the village is 22.1% which is 0.3% higher than male population growth rate of 21.8%. General caste population has increased by 27.4%; Schedule caste population has increased by 5.1% and child population has decreased by -13.3% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Surhi

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 22 27 5 0 -13
Male 22 24 14 0 -14
Female 22 31 -6 0 -13

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 892 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 946, in schedule caste is 716. There are 833 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 1 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 7 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Surhi

Total General SC ST Child
Change 1 47 -149 0 7
2011 892 946 716 0 833
2001 891 899 865 0 826

Literacy

Total 892 people in the village are literate, among them 526 are male and 366 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Surhi is 77%. 86% of male and 66% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 7%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 11%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Surhi

Total Male Female
Change 7 3 11
2011 77 86 66
2001 70 83 55

Workers profile

Surhi has 30% (415) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 47% male and 12% female population are working population. 45% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 3% of total female population are main and 8% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Surhi

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 30 26 5 70
Male 47 45 2 53
Female 12 3 8 88