Maruadih Railway Settlement Ward No 01, with population of 2969 is Maruadih Railway Settlement city's the 2nd most populous ward, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India.


The ward is home to 2969 people, among them 1593 (54%) are male and 1376 (46%) are female. 84% of the whole population are from general caste, 14% are from schedule caste and 2% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Maruadih Railway Settlement Ward No 01 is 10%, among them 58% are boys and 42% are girls. There are 710 households in the ward and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the ward has decreased by -26.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 4057. Female population growth rate of the ward is -25.3% which is 2.7% higher than male population growth rate of -28%. General caste population has decreased by -28.4%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -24.8%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 600% and child population has decreased by -38.1% in the ward since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 864 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 895, in schedule caste is 745 and in schedule tribe is 485. There are 719 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the ward. Overall sex ratio in the ward has increased by 32 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 108 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 2543 people in the ward are literate, among them 1397 are male and 1146 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Maruadih Railway Settlement WARD NO.-0001 is 95%. 98% of male and 91% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 5%. Male literacy has gone down by 1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 9%.

Workers profile

Maruadih Railway Settlement WARD NO.-0001 has 31% (931) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 49% male and 11% female population are working population. 48% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 1% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 10% of total female population are main and 0% are marginal workers.