Marawan Village, with population of 4826 is Varanasi sub district's the 54th most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Marawan village is 1 km2 and it is the 233rd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 3988 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi. Pin code of Marawan village is 221108. The village comes under Mandav panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 6 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 10 km away.


The village is home to 4826 people, among them 2534 (53%) are male and 2292 (47%) are female. 81% of the whole population are from general caste, 16% are from schedule caste and 4% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Marawan village is 13%, among them 49% are boys and 51% are girls. There are 774 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 51.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 3177. Female population growth rate of the village is 55.1% which is 6% higher than male population growth rate of 49.1%. General caste population has increased by 44%; Schedule caste population has increased by 60.6% and child population has increased by 10.3% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 904 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 893, in schedule caste is 987 and in schedule tribe is 821. There are 1048 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 34 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 191 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 3323 people in the village are literate, among them 1977 are male and 1346 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Marawan is 79%. 89% of male and 69% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 17%. Male literacy has gone up by 12% and female literacy rate has gone up by 25%.

Workers profile

Marawan has 35% (1703) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 48% male and 21% female population are working population. 35% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 13% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 14% of total female population are main and 7% are marginal workers.