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 281st 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.

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.

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.

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%.

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.