Muradev Village, with population of 3344 is Varanasi sub district's the 111st most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Muradev village is 2 km2 and it is the 79th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1348 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Muradev village to Varanasi is 10 km. The village comes under Bhudadev panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 20 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 18 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 3344 people, among them 1800 (54%) are male and 1544 (46%) are female. 94% of the whole population are from general caste, 5% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Muradev village is 14%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 517 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Muradev

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 3,344 3,149 172 23 473
Male 1,800 1,696 94 10 245
Female 1,544 1,453 78 13 228

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 8.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 3080. Female population growth rate of the village is 8.6% which is 0% lower than male population growth rate of 8.6%. General caste population has increased by 7.8%; Schedule caste population has increased by 8.2% and child population has decreased by -32.8% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Muradev

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 8.6% 7.8% 8.2% 0% -32.8%
Male 8.6% 8.1% 5.6% 0% -33.6%
Female 8.6% 7.5% 11.4% 0% -31.9%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 858 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 857, in schedule caste is 830 and in schedule tribe is 1300. There are 931 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 0 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 23 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Muradev

Total General SC ST Child
Change 0 -5 43 1300 23
2011 858 857 830 1300 931
2001 858 862 787 0 908

Literacy

Total 2096 people in the village are literate, among them 1288 are male and 808 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Muradev is 73%. 83% of male and 61% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 11%. Male literacy has gone up by 5% and female literacy rate has gone up by 19%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Muradev

Total Male Female
Change 11.4% 4.9% 19.2%
2011 73% 82.8% 61.4%
2001 61.6% 77.9% 42.2%

Workers profile

Muradev has 34% (1122) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 45% male and 20% female population are working population. 31% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 15% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 5% of total female population are main and 15% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Muradev

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 33.6% 19% 14.6% 66.4%
Male 45.2% 30.7% 14.6% 54.8%
Female 19.9% 5.3% 14.6% 80.1%