Chhitampur Village, with population of 1982 is Varanasi sub district's the 270th most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Chhitampur village is 1 km2 and it is the 230th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1625 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Chhitampur village to Varanasi is 19 km. Pin code of Chhitampur village is 221004. The village comes under Chitam Pur panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 2 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 19 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 1982 people, among them 1041 (53%) are male and 941 (47%) are female. 72% of the whole population are from general caste, 26% are from schedule caste and 2% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Chhitampur village is 16%, among them 56% are boys and 44% are girls. There are 265 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Chhitampur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,982 1,434 518 30 308
Male 1,041 753 274 14 172
Female 941 681 244 16 136

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 34.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1469. Female population growth rate of the village is 31.1% which is -7.5% lower than male population growth rate of 38.6%. General caste population has increased by 34.9%; Schedule caste population has increased by 27.6% and child population has decreased by -4.3% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Chhitampur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 35 35 28 0 -4
Male 39 36 38 0 4
Female 31 33 18 0 -13

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 904 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 904, in schedule caste is 891 and in schedule tribe is 1143. There are 791 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 52 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 149 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Chhitampur

Total General SC ST Child
Change -52 -22 -149 1,143 -149
2011 904 904 891 1,143 791
2001 956 926 1,040 0 940

Literacy

Total 1307 people in the village are literate, among them 758 are male and 549 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Chhitampur is 78%. 87% of male and 68% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 14%. Male literacy has gone up by 4% and female literacy rate has gone up by 23%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Chhitampur

Total Male Female
Change 14 4 24
2011 78 87 68
2001 64 83 45

Workers profile

Chhitampur has 41% (812) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 49% male and 32% female population are working population. 45% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 24% of total female population are main and 9% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Chhitampur

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 41 35 6 59
Male 49 45 4 51
Female 32 24 9 68