Sandaha Village, with population of 5014 is Varanasi sub district's the 48th most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Sandaha village is 2 km2 and it is the 89th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 2219 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Sandaha village to Varanasi is 13 km. The village comes under Sandeha panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 13 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 12 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 5014 people, among them 2670 (53%) are male and 2344 (47%) are female. 71% of the whole population are from general caste, 27% are from schedule caste and 2% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Sandaha village is 16%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 745 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Sandaha

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 5,014 3,550 1,345 119 826
Male 2,670 1,870 734 66 432
Female 2,344 1,680 611 53 394

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 13.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 4419. Female population growth rate of the village is 15% which is 2.8% higher than male population growth rate of 12.2%. General caste population has increased by 11.7%; Schedule caste population has increased by 8.3% and child population has decreased by -9.9% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Sandaha

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 14 12 8 0 -10
Male 12 9 11 0 -9
Female 15 15 5 0 -11

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 878 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 898, in schedule caste is 832 and in schedule tribe is 803. There are 912 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 21 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 27 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Sandaha

Total General SC ST Child
Change 21 49 -44 803 -27
2011 878 898 832 803 912
2001 857 849 876 0 939

Literacy

Total 2930 people in the village are literate, among them 1790 are male and 1140 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Sandaha is 70%. 80% of male and 58% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 20%. Male literacy has gone up by 19% and female literacy rate has gone up by 21%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Sandaha

Total Male Female
Change 20 19 22
2011 70 80 59
2001 50 61 37

Workers profile

Sandaha has 27% (1362) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 45% male and 7% female population are working population. 33% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 12% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 3% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Sandaha

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 27 19 8 73
Male 45 33 12 56
Female 7 3 5 93