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 181st 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.


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.

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.

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.


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%.

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.