Raimala Village, with population of 1289 is Varanasi sub district's the 409th most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Raimala village is 1 km2 and it is the 226th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1040 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Raimala village to Varanasi is 23 km. The village comes under Raimala 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 26 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 1289 people, among them 690 (54%) are male and 599 (46%) are female. 95% of the whole population are from general caste, 2% are from schedule caste and 3% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Raimala village is 16%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 193 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Raimala

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,289 1,224 29 36 207
Male 690 655 15 20 111
Female 599 569 14 16 96

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 12.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1142. Female population growth rate of the village is 16.3% which is 6.3% higher than male population growth rate of 10%. General caste population has increased by 13.4%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -54% and child population has decreased by -11.9% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Raimala

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 13 13 -54 0 -12
Male 10 10 -55 0 -16
Female 16 17 -53 0 -7

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 868 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 869, in schedule caste is 933 and in schedule tribe is 800. There are 865 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 47 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 85 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Raimala

Total General SC ST Child
Change 47 53 24 800 85
2011 868 869 933 800 865
2001 821 816 909 0 780

Literacy

Total 808 people in the village are literate, among them 517 are male and 291 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Raimala is 75%. 89% of male and 58% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 14%. Male literacy has gone up by 12% and female literacy rate has gone up by 17%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Raimala

Total Male Female
Change 14 13 17
2011 75 89 58
2001 61 77 41

Workers profile

Raimala has 35% (448) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 42% male and 27% female population are working population. 31% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 10% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 9% of total female population are main and 18% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Raimala

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 35 21 14 65
Male 42 31 10 58
Female 27 9 18 73