Aitha Village, with population of 2398 is Varanasi sub district's the 200th most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Aitha village is 2 km2 and it is the 180th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1578 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Aitha village to Varanasi is 3 km. Pin code of Aitha village is 221007. The village comes under Eadey panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 5 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 4 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 2398 people, among them 1273 (53%) are male and 1125 (47%) are female. 83% of the whole population are from general caste, 17% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Aitha village is 14%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 354 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Aitha

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,398 1,996 402 0 324
Male 1,273 1,057 216 0 169
Female 1,125 939 186 0 155

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 31.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1828. Female population growth rate of the village is 31% which is -0.4% lower than male population growth rate of 31.4%. General caste population has increased by 34.3%; Schedule caste population has increased by 17.5% and child population has decreased by -7.7% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Aitha

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 31.2% 34.3% 17.5% 0% -7.7%
Male 31.4% 33.8% 20.7% 0% -4%
Female 31% 34.9% 14.1% 0% -11.4%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 884 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 888, in schedule caste is 861. There are 917 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 2 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 77 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Aitha

Total General SC ST Child
Change -2 7 -50 0 -77
2011 884 888 861 0 917
2001 886 881 911 0 994

Literacy

Total 1590 people in the village are literate, among them 940 are male and 650 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Aitha is 77%. 85% of male and 67% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 14%. Male literacy has gone up by 10% and female literacy rate has gone up by 17%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Aitha

Total Male Female
Change 13.3% 9.8% 17.4%
2011 76.7% 85.1% 67%
2001 63.4% 75.3% 49.6%

Workers profile

Aitha has 29% (692) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 45% male and 10% female population are working population. 38% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 8% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Aitha

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 28.9% 24.1% 4.8% 71.1%
Male 45.4% 37.9% 7.5% 54.6%
Female 10.1% 8.4% 1.7% 89.9%