Kurauana Urf Rameshwar Village, with population of 1749 is Varanasi sub district's the 311st most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Kurauana Urf Rameshwar village is 2 km2 and it is the 170th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1107 persons per km2.

The village comes under Hirampur panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 20 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 21 km away.


The village is home to 1749 people, among them 908 (52%) are male and 841 (48%) 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 Kurauana Urf Rameshwar village is 13%, among them 55% are boys and 45% are girls. There are 279 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 3.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1684. Female population growth rate of the village is 2.3% which is -3% lower than male population growth rate of 5.3%. General caste population has increased by 13.2%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -19.3% and child population has decreased by -34.8% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 926 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1021, in schedule caste is 754 and in schedule tribe is 318. There are 829 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 28 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 66 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 1129 people in the village are literate, among them 665 are male and 464 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kurauana Urf Rameshwar is 75%. 85% of male and 63% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 12%. Male literacy has gone up by 8% and female literacy rate has gone up by 15%.

Workers profile

Kurauana Urf Rameshwar has 29% (504) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 45% male and 12% female population are working population. 44% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 1% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 9% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.