Looth Kala Village, with population of 735 is Varanasi sub district's the 255th least populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Looth Kala village is 1 km2 and it is the 283rd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 721 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Looth Kala village to Varanasi is 127 km. The village comes under Looth Kali panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 242 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 272 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 735 people, among them 403 (55%) are male and 332 (45%) are female. 83% of the whole population are from general caste, 17% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Looth Kala village is 14%, among them 57% are boys and 43% are girls. There are 76 households in the village and an average 10 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Looth Kala

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 735 611 124 0 103
Male 403 330 73 0 59
Female 332 281 51 0 44

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 66.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 441. Female population growth rate of the village is 48.2% which is -37.5% lower than male population growth rate of 85.7%. General caste population has increased by 74.1%; Schedule caste population has increased by 37.8% and child population has increased by 5.1% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Looth Kala

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 67 74 38 0 5
Male 86 85 87 0 37
Female 48 62 0 0 -20

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 824 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 852, in schedule caste is 699. There are 746 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 208 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 533 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Looth Kala

Total General SC ST Child
Change -208 -120 -609 0 -533
2011 824 852 699 0 746
2001 1,032 972 1,308 0 1,279

Literacy

Total 448 people in the village are literate, among them 283 are male and 165 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Looth Kala is 71%. 82% of male and 57% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 7%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 8%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Looth Kala

Total Male Female
Change 7 4 8
2011 71 82 57
2001 64 79 49

Workers profile

Looth Kala has 21% (154) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 33% male and 7% female population are working population. 23% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 10% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 4% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Looth Kala

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 21 15 6 79
Male 33 23 10 67
Female 7 4 2 93