Murli Village, with population of 1219 is Varanasi sub district's the 406th least populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Murli village is 0 km2 and it is the 87th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 7171 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi. The village comes under Cholapur 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 20 km away.


The village is home to 1219 people, among them 594 (49%) are male and 625 (51%) are female. 100% of the whole population are from general caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Murli village is 15%, among them 59% are boys and 41% are girls. There are 180 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 7.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1135. Female population growth rate of the village is 7% which is -0.8% lower than male population growth rate of 7.8%. General caste population has increased by 7.4% and child population has decreased by -20.7% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1052 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1052,. There are 698 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 8 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 385 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 809 people in the village are literate, among them 441 are male and 368 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Murli is 78%. 90% of male and 67% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 13%. Male literacy has gone up by 6% and female literacy rate has gone up by 20%.

Workers profile

Murli has 47% (570) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 47% male and 47% female population are working population. 33% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 13% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 26% of total female population are main and 21% are marginal workers.