Chumkuni Village, with population of 962 is Varanasi sub district's the 328th least populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Chumkuni village is 1 km2 and it is the 346th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1603 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Chumkuni village to Varanasi is 22 km. Pin code of Chumkuni village is 221101. The village comes under Chitham Pur panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 22 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 22 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 962 people, among them 528 (55%) are male and 434 (45%) are female. 60% of the whole population are from general caste, 36% are from schedule caste and 4% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Chumkuni village is 14%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 159 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Chumkuni

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 962 577 347 38 133
Male 528 304 202 22 72
Female 434 273 145 16 61

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 200.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 320. Female population growth rate of the village is 166.3% which is -70% lower than male population growth rate of 236.3%. General caste population has increased by 80.3% and child population has increased by 137.5% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Chumkuni

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 201 80 0 0 138
Male 236 94 0 0 227
Female 166 68 0 0 79

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 822 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 898, in schedule caste is 718 and in schedule tribe is 727. There are 847 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 216 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 698 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Chumkuni

Total General SC ST Child
Change -216 -140 718 727 -698
2011 822 898 718 727 847
2001 1,038 1,038 0 0 1,545

Literacy

Total 545 people in the village are literate, among them 376 are male and 169 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Chumkuni is 66%. 82% of male and 45% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by 0%. Male literacy has gone down by -8% and female literacy rate has gone up by 4%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Chumkuni

Total Male Female
Change -1 -8 4
2011 66 83 45
2001 66 90 41

Workers profile

Chumkuni has 39% (373) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 53% male and 22% female population are working population. 50% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 16% of total female population are main and 6% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Chumkuni

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 39 35 4 61
Male 53 50 3 47
Female 22 16 6 78