Karsara Village, with population of 4554 is Varanasi sub district's the 59th most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Karsara village is 3 km2 and it is the 55th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1498 persons per km2.

Pin code of Karsara village is 221005. The village comes under Karsara panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 25 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 24 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 4554 people, among them 2399 (53%) are male and 2155 (47%) are female. 88% of the whole population are from general caste, 12% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Karsara village is 15%, among them 56% are boys and 44% are girls. There are 705 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Karsara

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 4,554 4,030 524 0 662
Male 2,399 2,115 284 0 373
Female 2,155 1,915 240 0 289

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 38.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 3286. Female population growth rate of the village is 38.5% which is -0.2% lower than male population growth rate of 38.7%. General caste population has increased by 34.9%; Schedule caste population has increased by 75.8% and child population has increased by 0.8% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Karsara

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 39 35 76 0 1
Male 39 34 82 0 16
Female 39 35 69 0 -14

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 898 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 905, in schedule caste is 845. There are 775 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 1 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 259 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Karsara

Total General SC ST Child
Change -1 7 -65 0 -259
2011 898 905 845 0 775
2001 899 898 910 0 1,034

Literacy

Total 2749 people in the village are literate, among them 1618 are male and 1131 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Karsara is 71%. 80% of male and 61% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 4%. Male literacy has gone down by -1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 10%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Karsara

Total Male Female
Change 3 -1 9
2011 71 80 61
2001 67 81 51

Workers profile

Karsara has 32% (1469) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 46% male and 17% female population are working population. 41% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 5% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 11% of total female population are main and 6% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Karsara

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 32 27 5 68
Male 46 41 5 54
Female 17 12 6 83