Uchgoan Village, with population of 4402 is Varanasi sub district's the 68th most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Uchgoan village is 2 km2 and it is the 105th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 2137 persons per km2.

The village comes under Unch Gaon panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 7 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi.

Demographics

The village is home to 4402 people, among them 2356 (54%) are male and 2046 (46%) are female. 88% of the whole population are from general caste, 11% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Uchgoan village is 16%, among them 55% are boys and 45% are girls. There are 631 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Uchgoan

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 4,402 3,880 472 50 691
Male 2,356 2,085 244 27 379
Female 2,046 1,795 228 23 312

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 14.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 3841. Female population growth rate of the village is 12.1% which is -4.8% lower than male population growth rate of 16.9%. General caste population has increased by 12.2%; Schedule caste population has increased by 23.6% and child population has decreased by -13.4% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Uchgoan

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 15 12 24 0 -13
Male 17 15 23 0 -5
Female 12 9 25 0 -22

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 868 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 861, in schedule caste is 934 and in schedule tribe is 852. There are 823 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 37 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 187 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Uchgoan

Total General SC ST Child
Change -37 -43 14 852 -187
2011 868 861 934 852 823
2001 905 904 920 0 1,010

Literacy

Total 2464 people in the village are literate, among them 1529 are male and 935 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Uchgoan is 66%. 77% of male and 54% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 12%. Male literacy has gone up by 10% and female literacy rate has gone up by 15%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Uchgoan

Total Male Female
Change 13 10 15
2011 66 77 54
2001 54 67 39

Workers profile

Uchgoan has 36% (1580) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 52% male and 18% female population are working population. 47% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 5% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 4% of total female population are main and 13% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Uchgoan

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 36 27 9 64
Male 52 47 5 48
Female 18 4 13 82