Harihar Pur Village, with population of 903 is Varanasi sub district's the 315th least populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Harihar Pur village is 1 km2 and it is the 415th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1290 persons per km2.

The village comes under Hariharpur panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 18 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 19 km away.


The village is home to 903 people, among them 483 (53%) are male and 420 (47%) are female. 55% of the whole population are from general caste, 45% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Harihar Pur village is 12%, among them 65% are boys and 35% are girls. There are 155 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 9.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 827. Female population growth rate of the village is 3.4% which is -11.3% lower than male population growth rate of 14.7%. General caste population has increased by 6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 13.3% and child population has decreased by -37.3% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 870 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 933, in schedule caste is 798. There are 542 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 94 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 361 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 596 people in the village are literate, among them 367 are male and 229 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Harihar Pur is 75%. 89% of male and 60% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 10%. Male literacy has gone up by 5% and female literacy rate has gone up by 14%.

Workers profile

Harihar Pur has 28% (256) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 39% male and 16% female population are working population. 13% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 26% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 2% of total female population are main and 14% are marginal workers.