Therauta Village, with population of 4069 is Varanasi sub district's the 76th most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Therauta village is 1 km2 and it is the 236th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 3478 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Therauta village to Varanasi is 12 km. The village comes under Korauta panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 15 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 14 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 4069 people, among them 2123 (52%) are male and 1946 (48%) are female. 73% of the whole population are from general caste, 27% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Therauta village is 14%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are 555 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Therauta

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 4,069 2,989 1,080 0 552
Male 2,123 1,554 569 0 277
Female 1,946 1,435 511 0 275

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 20.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 3372. Female population growth rate of the village is 21.3% which is 1.2% higher than male population growth rate of 20.1%. General caste population has increased by 20.5%; Schedule caste population has increased by 21.1% and child population has decreased by -23.5% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Therauta

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 21 21 21 0 -24
Male 20 21 18 0 -24
Female 21 20 24 0 -24

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 917 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 923, in schedule caste is 898. There are 993 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 10 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 1 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Therauta

Total General SC ST Child
Change 10 -4 44 0 -1
2011 917 923 898 0 993
2001 907 927 854 0 994

Literacy

Total 2710 people in the village are literate, among them 1603 are male and 1107 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Therauta is 77%. 87% of male and 66% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 11%. Male literacy has gone up by 6% and female literacy rate has gone up by 16%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Therauta

Total Male Female
Change 11 6 17
2011 77 87 66
2001 66 81 50

Workers profile

Therauta has 34% (1396) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 50% male and 18% female population are working population. 48% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 16% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Therauta

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 34 33 2 66
Male 50 48 2 51
Female 18 16 1 82