Khanuan Village, with population of 1081 is Varanasi sub district's the 365th least populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Khanuan village is 2 km2 and it is the 142nd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 625 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Khanuan village to Varanasi is 25 km. Pin code of Khanuan village is 221101. The village comes under Tilmapur panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 23 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 23 km away.


The village is home to 1081 people, among them 556 (51%) are male and 525 (49%) are female. 98% of the whole population are from general caste, 2% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Khanuan village is 11%, among them 66% are boys and 34% are girls. There are 173 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 5.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1022. Female population growth rate of the village is 3.6% which is -4.4% lower than male population growth rate of 8%. General caste population has increased by 4.1% and child population has decreased by -45.3% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 944 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 938, in schedule caste is 1429. There are 526 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 40 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 474 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 735 people in the village are literate, among them 425 are male and 310 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Khanuan is 76%. 89% of male and 64% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 6%. Male literacy has gone up by 2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 11%.

Workers profile

Khanuan has 36% (394) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 39% male and 33% female population are working population. 16% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 24% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 7% of total female population are main and 26% are marginal workers.