Bandhar Khurd Village, with population of 319 is Varanasi sub district's the 118th least populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Bandhar Khurd village is 1 km2 and it is the 378th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 404 persons per km2.

The village comes under Rajwari panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 27 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 27 km away.


The village is home to 319 people, among them 162 (51%) are male and 157 (49%) are female. 100% of the whole population are from general caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bandhar Khurd village is 15%, among them 59% are boys and 41% are girls. There are 45 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -36.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 499. Female population growth rate of the village is -36.2% which is -0.2% lower than male population growth rate of -36%. General caste population has decreased by -7.8% and child population has decreased by -62.6% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 969 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 969,. There are 690 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 3 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 782 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 208 people in the village are literate, among them 117 are male and 91 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Bandhar Khurd is 77%. 88% of male and 66% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 26%. Male literacy has gone up by 23% and female literacy rate has gone up by 32%.

Workers profile

Bandhar Khurd has 21% (68) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 38% male and 4% female population are working population. 35% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 3% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.