Kurauli Village, with population of 1601 is Varanasi sub district's the 333rd most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Kurauli village is 1 km2 and it is the 366th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1977 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Kurauli village to Varanasi is 9 km. The village comes under Kakalpur panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 4 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 9 km away.


The village is home to 1601 people, among them 831 (52%) are male and 770 (48%) are female. 82% of the whole population are from general caste, 17% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kurauli village is 16%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 257 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 15.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1387. Female population growth rate of the village is 14.8% which is -1.3% lower than male population growth rate of 16.1%. General caste population has increased by 16%; Schedule caste population has increased by 12.4% and child population has decreased by -27.9% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 927 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 921, in schedule caste is 944. There are 888 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 10 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 62 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 954 people in the village are literate, among them 562 are male and 392 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kurauli is 71%. 81% of male and 60% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 23%. Male literacy has gone up by 21% and female literacy rate has gone up by 26%.

Workers profile

Kurauli has 38% (614) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 46% male and 30% female population are working population. 45% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 29% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.