Saraiya Ii Village, with population of 3009 is Varanasi sub district's the 139th most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Saraiya Ii village is 1 km2 and it is the 262nd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 2761 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Saraiya Ii village to Varanasi is 5 km. The village comes under Saraiya panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 14 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 15 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 3009 people, among them 1597 (53%) are male and 1412 (47%) are female. 91% of the whole population are from general caste, 5% are from schedule caste and 4% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Saraiya Ii village is 16%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 455 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Saraiya Ii

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 3,009 2,744 157 108 469
Male 1,597 1,442 100 55 251
Female 1,412 1,302 57 53 218

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 18.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2535. Female population growth rate of the village is 17.7% which is -1.9% lower than male population growth rate of 19.6%. General caste population has increased by 14.8%; Schedule caste population has increased by 8.3% and child population has decreased by -8.2% in the village since last census.

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

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 19 15 8 0 -8
Male 20 16 12 0 -2
Female 18 14 2 0 -15

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 903, in schedule caste is 570 and in schedule tribe is 964. There are 869 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 15 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 127 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Saraiya Ii

Total General SC ST Child
Change -15 -15 -59 964 -127
2011 884 903 570 964 869
2001 899 918 629 0 996

Literacy

Total 1922 people in the village are literate, among them 1158 are male and 764 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Saraiya Ii is 76%. 86% of male and 64% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 19%. Male literacy has gone up by 15% and female literacy rate has gone up by 24%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Saraiya Ii

Total Male Female
Change 19 15 24
2011 76 86 64
2001 57 71 40

Workers profile

Saraiya Ii has 35% (1052) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 42% male and 26% female population are working population. 37% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 5% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 5% of total female population are main and 21% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Saraiya Ii

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 35 22 13 65
Male 43 37 5 58
Female 27 5 22 74