Seniya Village, with population of 1248 is Kanpur sub district's the 117th least populous village, located in Kanpur sub district of Kanpur Nagar district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Seniya village is 2 km2 and it is the 116th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 709 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Kanpur Nagar and distance from Seniya village to Kanpur Nagar is 25 km. The village comes under Seniya panchayat. Kanpur Sadar is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 25 km. District head quarter of the village is Kanpur Nagar which is 25 km away. 0.03 square kilometer (2%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.


The village is home to 1248 people, among them 642 (51%) are male and 606 (49%) are female. 62% of the whole population are from general caste, 38% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Seniya village is 15%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 237 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Seniya

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,248 774 474 0 183
Male 642 405 237 0 96
Female 606 369 237 0 87

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 944 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 911, in schedule caste is 1000. There are 906 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village.


Total 897 people in the village are literate, among them 496 are male and 401 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Seniya is 84%. 91% of male and 77% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Seniya has 44% (549) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 58% male and 29% female population are working population. 16% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 42% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 7% of total female population are main and 23% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Seniya

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 44 12 33 56
Male 58 16 42 42
Female 29 7 23 71