Khamauna Village, with population of 905 is Varanasi sub district's the 316th least populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Khamauna village is 1 km2 and it is the 259th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 823 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Khamauna village to Varanasi is 25 km. The village comes under Santan Pur panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 25 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 25 km away.


The village is home to 905 people, among them 474 (52%) are male and 431 (48%) are female. 74% of the whole population are from general caste, 26% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Khamauna village is 14%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 133 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 0.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 900. Female population growth rate of the village is 5.1% which is 8.4% higher than male population growth rate of -3.3%. General caste population has decreased by -3.6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 14.6% and child population has decreased by -37.9% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 909 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 956, in schedule caste is 788. There are 899 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 72 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 80 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 530 people in the village are literate, among them 325 are male and 205 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Khamauna is 68%. 80% of male and 56% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 4%. Male literacy has gone down by -1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 13%.

Workers profile

Khamauna has 49% (441) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 60% male and 36% female population are working population. 35% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 25% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 15% of total female population are main and 22% are marginal workers.