Varanasi Ward No 37, with population of about 17 thousand is Varanasi city's the 15th most populous ward, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to about 17 thousand people, among them 9200 (53%) are male and 8163 (47%) are female. 95% of the whole population are from general caste, 5% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Varanasi Ward No 37 is 12%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 2645 households in the ward and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Varanasi Ward No 37

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 17,363 16,420 888 55 2,004
Male 9,200 8,695 477 28 1,025
Female 8,163 7,725 411 27 979

Growth of population

Population of the ward has increased by 57.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 11 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is 56.5% which is -1.5% lower than male population growth rate of 58%. General caste population has increased by 53.5%; Schedule caste population has increased by 162.7% and child population has increased by 32.5% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Varanasi Ward No 37

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 57 54 163 0 33
Male 58 54 151 0 28
Female 57 53 178 0 38

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 887 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 888, in schedule caste is 862 and in schedule tribe is 964. There are 955 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the ward. Overall sex ratio in the ward has decreased by 9 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 70 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Varanasi Ward No 37

Total General SC ST Child
Change -9 -12 83 964 70
2011 887 888 862 964 955
2001 896 900 779 0 885

Literacy

Total about 12 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them 6857 are male and 5505 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Varanasi WARD NO.-0037 is 80%. 84% of male and 77% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 12%. Male literacy has gone up by 11% and female literacy rate has gone up by 14%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Varanasi Ward No 37

Total Male Female
Change 12 11 14
2011 81 84 77
2001 68 73 63

Workers profile

Varanasi WARD NO.-0037 has 34% (5874) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 51% male and 15% female population are working population. 44% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 10% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Varanasi Ward No 37

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 34 28 6 66
Male 51 44 7 49
Female 15 10 5 85