Lakhi Village, with population of 1006 is Varanasi sub district's the 346th least populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Lakhi village is 1 km2 and it is the 190th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 699 persons per km2.

The village comes under Lagvi panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 7 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 25 km away.


The village is home to 1006 people, among them 496 (49%) are male and 510 (51%) are female. 62% of the whole population are from general caste, 30% are from schedule caste and 7% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Lakhi village is 16%, among them 59% are boys and 41% are girls. There are 175 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 13.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 885. Female population growth rate of the village is 15.6% which is 3.9% higher than male population growth rate of 11.7%. General caste population has increased by 6.3%; Schedule caste population has increased by 3.4% and child population has decreased by -11.9% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1028 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1101, in schedule caste is 901 and in schedule tribe is 1000. There are 696 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has increased by 35 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 228 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 605 people in the village are literate, among them 334 are male and 271 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Lakhi is 71%. 83% of male and 61% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 10%. Male literacy has gone up by 10% and female literacy rate has gone up by 12%.

Workers profile

Lakhi has 25% (255) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 42% male and 9% female population are working population. 22% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 20% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 2% of total female population are main and 6% are marginal workers.