Rauna Khurd Village, with population of 4322 is Varanasi sub district's the 70th most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Rauna Khurd village is 3 km2 and it is the 41st biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1286 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Rauna Khurd village to Varanasi is 22 km. The village comes under Raunakhurd panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 6 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 22 km away.


The village is home to 4322 people, among them 2293 (53%) are male and 2029 (47%) are female. 76% of the whole population are from general caste, 24% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Rauna Khurd village is 15%, among them 56% are boys and 44% are girls. There are 637 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 0.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 4288. Female population growth rate of the village is -0.9% which is -3.3% lower than male population growth rate of 2.4%. General caste population has increased by 1.2%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -0.5% and child population has decreased by -19.4% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 885 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 892, in schedule caste is 863. There are 786 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 29 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 181 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 2622 people in the village are literate, among them 1564 are male and 1058 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Rauna Khurd is 72%. 81% of male and 61% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 5%. Male literacy has gone down by -1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 12%.

Workers profile

Rauna Khurd has 33% (1426) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 46% male and 18% female population are working population. 36% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 10% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 8% of total female population are main and 10% are marginal workers.