Goithaha Village, with population of 3079 is Varanasi sub district's the 132nd most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Goithaha village is 1 km2 and it is the 325th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 3347 persons per km2.

The village comes under Varanasi panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter of the village. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi.


The village is home to 3079 people, among them 1660 (54%) are male and 1419 (46%) are female. 100% of the whole population are from general caste, 0% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Goithaha village is 15%, among them 59% are boys and 41% are girls. There are 493 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 85.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1661. Female population growth rate of the village is 87.2% which is 3.4% higher than male population growth rate of 83.8%. General caste population has increased by 84.8% and child population has increased by 42.9% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 855 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 856, in schedule caste is 250 and in schedule tribe is 1000. There are 701 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 16 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 132 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 1933 people in the village are literate, among them 1144 are male and 789 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Goithaha is 74%. 82% of male and 64% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 13%. Male literacy has gone up by 5% and female literacy rate has gone up by 22%.

Workers profile

Goithaha has 31% (956) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 45% male and 15% female population are working population. 41% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 7% of total female population are main and 8% are marginal workers.