Dhobahi Village, with population of 1092 is Varanasi sub district's the 369th least populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Dhobahi village is 0 km2 and it is the 103rd smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 5460 persons per km2.

The village comes under Dhobahi panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 23 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 22 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 1092 people, among them 546 (50%) are male and 546 (50%) are female. 52% of the whole population are from general caste, 48% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Dhobahi village is 19%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 172 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Dhobahi

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,092 569 523 0 203
Male 546 270 276 0 109
Female 546 299 247 0 94

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 13.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 963. Female population growth rate of the village is 17.4% which is 7.8% higher than male population growth rate of 9.6%. General caste population has increased by 8%; Schedule caste population has increased by 20% and child population has decreased by -2.4% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Dhobahi

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 13 8 20 0 -2
Male 10 0 21 0 -5
Female 17 16 19 0 1

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1000 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1107, in schedule caste is 895. There are 862 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has increased by 66 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 53 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Dhobahi

Total General SC ST Child
Change 66 148 -9 0 53
2011 1,000 1,107 895 0 862
2001 934 959 904 0 809

Literacy

Total 609 people in the village are literate, among them 348 are male and 261 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Dhobahi is 69%. 80% of male and 58% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 7%. Male literacy has gone down by 0% and female literacy rate has gone up by 14%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Dhobahi

Total Male Female
Change 6 -1 14
2011 69 80 58
2001 62 80 44

Workers profile

Dhobahi has 49% (538) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 48% male and 51% female population are working population. 32% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 16% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 3% of total female population are main and 48% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Dhobahi

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 49 17 32 51
Male 48 32 16 52
Female 51 3 48 49