Saraiya I Village, with population of 1365 is Varanasi sub district's the 390th most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Saraiya I village is 1 km2 and it is the 276th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1325 persons per km2.

The village comes under Aili panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 11 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 11 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 1365 people, among them 716 (52%) are male and 649 (48%) are female. 86% of the whole population are from general caste, 14% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Saraiya I village is 15%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 199 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Saraiya I

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,365 1,171 194 0 207
Male 716 612 104 0 109
Female 649 559 90 0 98

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 9.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1243. Female population growth rate of the village is 10.8% which is 1.8% higher than male population growth rate of 9%. General caste population has increased by 9.5%; Schedule caste population has increased by 11.5% and child population has decreased by -12.7% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Saraiya I

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 10 10 12 0 -13
Male 9 10 5 0 -14
Female 11 9 20 0 -12

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 906 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 913, in schedule caste is 865. There are 899 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has increased by 14 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 18 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Saraiya I

Total General SC ST Child
Change 14 -3 107 0 18
2011 906 913 865 0 899
2001 892 916 758 0 881

Literacy

Total 859 people in the village are literate, among them 523 are male and 336 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Saraiya I is 74%. 86% 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 0% and female literacy rate has gone up by 9%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Saraiya I

Total Male Female
Change 5 1 9
2011 74 86 61
2001 70 86 52

Workers profile

Saraiya I has 50% (678) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 60% male and 39% female population are working population. 38% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 22% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 11% of total female population are main and 27% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Saraiya I

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 50 25 24 50
Male 60 38 22 40
Female 39 11 27 61