Ukthi Village, with population of 4010 is Varanasi sub district's the 80th most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Ukthi village is 4 km2 and it is the 22nd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 918 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Ukthi village to Varanasi is 17 km. The village comes under Ukthi panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 18 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 17 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 4010 people, among them 2110 (53%) are male and 1900 (47%) are female. 66% of the whole population are from general caste, 33% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Ukthi village is 16%, among them 56% are boys and 44% are girls. There are 631 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Ukthi

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 4,010 2,654 1,331 25 654
Male 2,110 1,400 696 14 365
Female 1,900 1,254 635 11 289

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 31% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 3061. Female population growth rate of the village is 28.6% which is -4.7% lower than male population growth rate of 33.3%. General caste population has increased by 43.1%; Schedule caste population has increased by 10.3% and child population has increased by 0.5% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Ukthi

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 31% 43.1% 10.3% 0% 0.5%
Male 33.3% 46.4% 11% 0% 11.3%
Female 28.6% 39.6% 9.5% 0% -10.5%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 900 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 896, in schedule caste is 912 and in schedule tribe is 786. There are 792 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 34 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 193 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Ukthi

Total General SC ST Child
Change -34 -43 -13 786 -193
2011 900 896 912 786 792
2001 934 939 925 0 985

Literacy

Total 2302 people in the village are literate, among them 1354 are male and 948 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Ukthi is 69%. 78% of male and 59% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 8%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 14%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Ukthi

Total Male Female
Change 8.1% 2.7% 13.9%
2011 68.6% 77.6% 58.8%
2001 60.5% 74.9% 44.9%

Workers profile

Ukthi has 31% (1259) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 46% male and 15% female population are working population. 41% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 5% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 13% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Ukthi

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 31.4% 27.9% 3.5% 68.6%
Male 46.1% 41.2% 4.8% 53.9%
Female 15.1% 13% 2.1% 84.9%