Sultanipur Village, with population of 1170 is Varanasi sub district's the 393rd least populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Sultanipur village is 1 km2 and it is the 329th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 2089 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Sultanipur village to Varanasi is 25 km. The village comes under Df panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 8 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 25 km away.


The village is home to 1170 people, among them 568 (49%) are male and 602 (51%) are female. 65% of the whole population are from general caste, 35% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Sultanipur village is 17%, among them 45% are boys and 55% are girls. There are 191 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 1.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1149. Female population growth rate of the village is 4.3% which is 5% higher than male population growth rate of -0.7%. General caste population has decreased by -1.2%; Schedule caste population has increased by 7.4% and child population has decreased by -14.3% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1060 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1071, in schedule caste is 1040 and in schedule tribe is 1000. There are 1225 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 51 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 125 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 667 people in the village are literate, among them 382 are male and 285 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Sultanipur is 69%. 80% of male and 58% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 19%. Male literacy has gone up by 21% and female literacy rate has gone up by 18%.

Workers profile

Sultanipur has 18% (207) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 30% male and 6% female population are working population. 10% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 20% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 3% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.