Latauni Village, with population of 2524 is Varanasi sub district's the 182nd most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Latauni village is 2 km2 and it is the 171st biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1597 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi. Pin code of Latauni village is 2211. The village comes under Latauni panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 14 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 13 km away. 0.06 square kilometer (4%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.


The village is home to 2524 people, among them 1291 (51%) are male and 1233 (49%) are female. 86% of the whole population are from general caste, 9% are from schedule caste and 5% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Latauni village is 15%, among them 47% are boys and 53% are girls. There are 380 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 13.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2232. Female population growth rate of the village is 16.5% which is 6.5% higher than male population growth rate of 10%. General caste population has increased by 21%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -48.1% and child population has decreased by -13.7% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 955 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1004, in schedule caste is 624 and in schedule tribe is 868. There are 1127 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 54 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 245 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 1639 people in the village are literate, among them 962 are male and 677 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Latauni is 77%. 87% of male and 66% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 16%. Male literacy has gone up by 10% and female literacy rate has gone up by 22%.

Workers profile

Latauni has 35% (892) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 45% male and 25% female population are working population. 17% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 28% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 1% of total female population are main and 24% are marginal workers.