Varachi Shiravali Village, with population of 751 is Lanja sub district's the 48th most populous village, located in Lanja sub district of Ratnagiri district in the state Maharashtra in India. Total geographical area of Varachi Shiravali village is 2 km2 and it is the 25th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 439 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Rajapur and distance from Varachi Shiravali village to Rajapur is 30 km. Lanja is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 65 km. District head quarter of the village is Ratnagiri which is 65 km away. 0.35 square kilometer (20%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.


The village is home to 751 people, among them 315 (42%) are male and 436 (58%) are female. 93% of the whole population are from general caste, 7% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Varachi Shiravali village is 11%, among them 60% are boys and 40% are girls. There are 198 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1384 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1436, in schedule caste is 857. There are 673 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village.


Total 419 people in the village are literate, among them 206 are male and 213 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Varachi Shiravali is 63%. 77% of male and 53% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Varachi Shiravali has 64% (483) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 58% male and 69% female population are working population. 58% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 0% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 68% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.