Tauns Village, with population of 2079 is Kanpur sub district's the 86th most populous village, located in Kanpur sub district of Kanpur Nagar district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Tauns village is 3 km2 and it is the 71st biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 613 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Kanpur Nagar and distance from Tauns village to Kanpur Nagar is 30 km. Pin code of Tauns village is 209401. The village comes under Tauns panchayat. Kanpur Sadar is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 30 km. District head quarter of the village is Kanpur Nagar which is 30 km away. 0.1 square kilometer (3%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.


The village is home to 2079 people, among them 1095 (53%) are male and 984 (47%) are female. 80% of the whole population are from general caste, 20% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Tauns village is 12%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 385 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Tauns

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,079 1,668 411 0 249
Male 1,095 884 211 0 133
Female 984 784 200 0 116

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 899 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 887, in schedule caste is 948. There are 872 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village.


Total 1456 people in the village are literate, among them 852 are male and 604 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Tauns is 80%. 89% of male and 70% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Tauns has 44% (918) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 56% male and 31% female population are working population. 32% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 24% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 11% of total female population are main and 20% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Tauns

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 44 22 22 56
Male 56 32 24 44
Female 31 11 20 69