Bhawanipur Village, with population of 1017 is Varanasi sub district's the 349th least populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Bhawanipur village is 1 km2 and it is the 301st smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 2034 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi. Pin code of Bhawanipur village is 221101. The village comes under Varanasi panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 1 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 18 km away.


The village is home to 1017 people, among them 507 (50%) are male and 510 (50%) are female. 93% of the whole population are from general caste, 7% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bhawanipur village is 13%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are 153 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 17.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 867. Female population growth rate of the village is 24.1% which is 12.9% higher than male population growth rate of 11.2%. General caste population has increased by 16.6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 27.3% and child population has decreased by -28.2% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1006 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 981, in schedule caste is 1414. There are 1000 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 105 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 54 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 719 people in the village are literate, among them 403 are male and 316 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Bhawanipur is 81%. 91% of male and 71% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 7%. Male literacy has gone up by 4% and female literacy rate has gone up by 11%.

Workers profile

Bhawanipur has 36% (363) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 49% male and 23% female population are working population. 40% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 9% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 12% of total female population are main and 10% are marginal workers.