Lathiya Village, with population of 2082 is Varanasi sub district's the 244th most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Lathiya village is 1 km2 and it is the 339th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 3529 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Lathiya village to Varanasi is 16 km. The village comes under Lathhia panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 16 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 16 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 2082 people, among them 1098 (53%) are male and 984 (47%) are female. 71% of the whole population are from general caste, 29% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Lathiya village is 16%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 329 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Lathiya

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,082 1,472 610 0 333
Male 1,098 761 337 0 173
Female 984 711 273 0 160

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 56.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1333. Female population growth rate of the village is 59.2% which is 5.6% higher than male population growth rate of 53.6%. General caste population has increased by 67.7%; Schedule caste population has increased by 34.1% and child population has increased by 18.9% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Lathiya

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 56 68 34 0 19
Male 54 62 38 0 21
Female 59 74 30 0 17

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 896 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 934, in schedule caste is 810. There are 925 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 32 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 33 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Lathiya

Total General SC ST Child
Change 32 66 -47 0 -33
2011 896 934 810 0 925
2001 864 868 857 0 958

Literacy

Total 1142 people in the village are literate, among them 684 are male and 458 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Lathiya is 65%. 74% of male and 56% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 17%. Male literacy has gone up by 13% and female literacy rate has gone up by 24%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Lathiya

Total Male Female
Change 18 13 24
2011 65 74 56
2001 48 61 32

Workers profile

Lathiya has 28% (586) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 46% male and 9% female population are working population. 34% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 12% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 8% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Lathiya

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 28 22 7 72
Male 46 34 12 55
Female 9 8 1 91