Bhitkuri Village, with population of 1359 is Varanasi sub district's the 394th most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Bhitkuri village is 0 km2 and it is the 72nd smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 9060 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Bhitkuri village is 221403. The village comes under Bhitkuri panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 30 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 29 km away. 0.04 square kilometer (27%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 1359 people, among them 690 (51%) are male and 669 (49%) are female. 93% of the whole population are from general caste, 7% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bhitkuri village is 15%, among them 48% are boys and 52% are girls. There are 214 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Bhitkuri

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,359 1,270 89 0 198
Male 690 649 41 0 96
Female 669 621 48 0 102

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 13.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1197. Female population growth rate of the village is 20.3% which is 12.7% higher than male population growth rate of 7.6%. General caste population has increased by 10.4%; Schedule caste population has increased by 89.4% and child population has decreased by -9.6% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Bhitkuri

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 14 10 89 0 -10
Male 8 5 64 0 -28
Female 20 16 118 0 19

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 970 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 957, in schedule caste is 1171. There are 1063 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 103 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 416 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Bhitkuri

Total General SC ST Child
Change 103 90 291 0 416
2011 970 957 1,171 0 1,063
2001 867 867 880 0 647

Literacy

Total 890 people in the village are literate, among them 522 are male and 368 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Bhitkuri is 77%. 88% of male and 65% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 9%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 16%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Bhitkuri

Total Male Female
Change 9 3 16
2011 77 88 65
2001 68 85 49

Workers profile

Bhitkuri has 38% (512) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 45% male and 30% female population are working population. 33% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 11% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 8% of total female population are main and 22% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Bhitkuri

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 38 21 17 62
Male 45 33 11 55
Female 30 8 22 70