Katesar Kala Village, with population of 375 is Varanasi sub district's the 134th least populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Katesar Kala village is 1 km2 and it is the 366th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 595 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi. Pin code of Katesar Kala village is 221104. The village comes under Chiraigaon panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 20 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 20 km away.


The village is home to 375 people, among them 205 (55%) are male and 170 (45%) are female. 84% of the whole population are from general caste, 16% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Katesar Kala village is 16%, among them 56% are boys and 44% are girls. There are 59 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 38.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 270. Female population growth rate of the village is 23.2% which is -32.1% lower than male population growth rate of 55.3%. General caste population has increased by 55.9%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -11.8% and child population has increased by 45.2% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 829 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 790, in schedule caste is 1069. There are 794 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 216 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 677 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 221 people in the village are literate, among them 141 are male and 80 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Katesar Kala is 70%. 82% of male and 56% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by -10%. Male literacy has gone down by -12% and female literacy rate has gone down by -10%.

Workers profile

Katesar Kala has 32% (121) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 44% male and 18% female population are working population. 30% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 15% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 3% of total female population are main and 15% are marginal workers.