Shahdeeh Village, with population of 1260 is Varanasi sub district's the 416th most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Shahdeeh village is 1 km2 and it is the 389th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1636 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Shahdeeh village to Varanasi is 24 km. Pin code of Shahdeeh village is 221101. The village comes under Jagdeeshpur panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 3 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 24 km away.


The village is home to 1260 people, among them 635 (50%) are male and 625 (50%) are female. 86% of the whole population are from general caste, 14% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Shahdeeh village is 12%, among them 58% are boys and 42% are girls. There are 169 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 86.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 677. Female population growth rate of the village is 91.7% which is 10.8% higher than male population growth rate of 80.9%. General caste population has increased by 100.2%; Schedule caste population has increased by 30.1% and child population has increased by 15.7% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 984 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 984, in schedule caste is 989. There are 722 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 55 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 114 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 811 people in the village are literate, among them 446 are male and 365 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Shahdeeh is 73%. 82% of male and 65% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 12%. Male literacy has gone up by 7% and female literacy rate has gone up by 19%.

Workers profile

Shahdeeh has 24% (300) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 42% male and 5% female population are working population. 10% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 33% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 2% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.