Pahriya Village, with population of 1232 is Varanasi sub district's the 411st least populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Pahriya village is 1 km2 and it is the 312nd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1297 persons per km2.

Pin code of Pahriya village is 221104. The village comes under Narapatpur panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter of the village. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi.

Demographics

The village is home to 1232 people, among them 626 (51%) are male and 606 (49%) are female. 90% of the whole population are from general caste, 6% are from schedule caste and 4% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Pahriya village is 15%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 171 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Pahriya

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,232 1,111 68 53 190
Male 626 561 40 25 98
Female 606 550 28 28 92

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -21.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1568. Female population growth rate of the village is 11.8% which is 50.8% higher than male population growth rate of -39%. General caste population has decreased by -22.8%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -46.9% and child population has decreased by -35.2% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Pahriya

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -21 -23 -47 0 -35
Male -39 -42 -38 0 -35
Female 12 15 -56 0 -35

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 968 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 980, in schedule caste is 700 and in schedule tribe is 1120. There are 939 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 440 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 1 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Pahriya

Total General SC ST Child
Change 440 483 -300 1,120 -1
2011 968 980 700 1,120 939
2001 528 497 1,000 0 940

Literacy

Total 706 people in the village are literate, among them 415 are male and 291 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Pahriya is 68%. 79% of male and 57% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by -5%. Male literacy has gone down by -7% and female literacy rate has gone up by 12%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Pahriya

Total Male Female
Change -5 -8 12
2011 68 79 57
2001 73 86 45

Workers profile

Pahriya has 25% (307) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 43% male and 6% female population are working population. 38% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 5% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 5% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Pahriya

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 25 22 3 75
Male 43 38 5 57
Female 6 5 1 94