Nuawn Village, with population of 3417 is Varanasi sub district's the 108th most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Nuawn village is 2 km2 and it is the 154th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 2034 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Nuawn village to Varanasi is 5 km. The village comes under Nuaav 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 15 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 3417 people, among them 1805 (53%) are male and 1612 (47%) are female. 83% of the whole population are from general caste, 17% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Nuawn village is 12%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 502 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Nuawn

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 3,417 2,822 579 16 426
Male 1,805 1,480 320 5 230
Female 1,612 1,342 259 11 196

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 52.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2242. Female population growth rate of the village is 51.2% which is -2.3% lower than male population growth rate of 53.5%. General caste population has increased by 52.2%; Schedule caste population has increased by 49.2% and child population has increased by 10.6% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Nuawn

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 52 52 49 0 11
Male 54 52 60 0 18
Female 51 53 38 0 3

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 893 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 907, in schedule caste is 809 and in schedule tribe is 2200. There are 852 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 13 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 122 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Nuawn

Total General SC ST Child
Change -13 7 -131 2,200 -122
2011 893 907 809 2,200 852
2001 906 900 940 0 974

Literacy

Total 2361 people in the village are literate, among them 1390 are male and 971 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Nuawn is 79%. 88% of male and 69% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 9%. Male literacy has gone up by 5% and female literacy rate has gone up by 12%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Nuawn

Total Male Female
Change 9 5 12
2011 79 88 69
2001 70 83 57

Workers profile

Nuawn has 30% (1019) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 45% male and 13% female population are working population. 40% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 5% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 10% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Nuawn

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 30 26 4 70
Male 45 40 5 55
Female 13 10 2 87