Jigana Village, with population of 48 is Varanasi sub district's the 28th least populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Jigana village is 0 km2 and it is the 274th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 102 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi. The village comes under Dubakiya panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 4 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 15 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 48 people, among them 28 (58%) are male and 20 (42%) are female. 100% of the whole population are from general caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Jigana village is 17%, among them 88% are boys and 13% are girls. There are 6 households in the village and an average 8 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Jigana

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 48 48 0 0 8
Male 28 28 0 0 7
Female 20 20 0 0 1

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 100% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 24. Female population growth rate of the village is 53.8% which is -100.7% lower than male population growth rate of 154.5%. General caste population has increased by 100% and child population has decreased by 0% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Jigana

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 100 100 0 0 0
Male 155 155 0 0 75
Female 54 54 0 0 -75

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 714 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 714,. There are 143 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 468 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 857 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Jigana

Total General SC ST Child
Change -468 -468 0 0 -857
2011 714 714 0 0 143
2001 1,182 1,182 0 0 1,000

Literacy

Total 18 people in the village are literate, among them 10 are male and 8 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Jigana is 45%. 48% of male and 42% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 20%. Male literacy has gone down by -9% and female literacy rate has gone up by 42%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Jigana

Total Male Female
Change 20 -10 42
2011 45 48 42
2001 25 57 0

Workers profile

Jigana has 35% (17) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 50% male and 15% female population are working population. 36% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 14% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 10% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Jigana

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 35 25 10 65
Male 50 36 14 50
Female 15 10 5 85