Deorai Village, with population of 701 is Varanasi sub district's the 243rd least populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Deorai village is 1 km2 and it is the 334th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 770 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi. The village comes under Vandari panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 10 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 27 km away. 0.1 square kilometer (11%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.


The village is home to 701 people, among them 344 (49%) are male and 357 (51%) are female. 90% of the whole population are from general caste, 10% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Deorai village is 14%, among them 58% are boys and 42% are girls. There are 95 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 37.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 509. Female population growth rate of the village is 36.8% which is -1.9% lower than male population growth rate of 38.7%. General caste population has increased by 41.2%; Schedule caste population has increased by 12.9% and child population has decreased by -8.6% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1038 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1042, in schedule caste is 1000. There are 714 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has decreased by 14 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 7 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 413 people in the village are literate, among them 241 are male and 172 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Deorai is 68%. 84% of male and 54% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 9%. Male literacy has gone up by 9% and female literacy rate has gone up by 9%.

Workers profile

Deorai has 36% (252) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 41% male and 31% female population are working population. 37% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 4% of total female population are main and 27% are marginal workers.