Taraya is a large village located in Varanasi Tehsil of Varanasi district, Uttar Pradesh with total 315 families residing. The Taraya village has population of 2132 of which 1148 are males while 984 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Taraya village population of children with age 0-6 is 324 which makes up 15.20 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Taraya village is 857 which is lower than Uttar Pradesh state average of 912. Child Sex Ratio for the Taraya as per census is 851, lower than Uttar Pradesh average of 902.
Taraya village has higher literacy rate compared to Uttar Pradesh. In 2011, literacy rate of Taraya village was 71.46 % compared to 67.68 % of Uttar Pradesh. In Taraya Male literacy stands at 83.56 % while female literacy rate was 57.37 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Taraya village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village. Our website, don't have information about schools and hospital in Taraya village.
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Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 24.06 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.47 % of total population in Taraya village.
In Taraya village out of total population, 1013 were engaged in work activities. 70.38 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 29.62 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 1013 workers engaged in Main Work, 498 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 170 were Agricultural labourer.