Khandakh Village, with population of 998 is Varanasi sub district's the 343rd least populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi.

Demographics

The village is home to 998 people, among them 523 (52%) are male and 475 (48%) are female. 67% of the whole population are from general caste, 33% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Khandakh village is 14%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are 146 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Khandakh

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 998 669 329 0 143
Male 523 366 157 0 72
Female 475 303 172 0 71

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 25.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 798. Female population growth rate of the village is 18.8% which is -12.6% lower than male population growth rate of 31.4%. General caste population has increased by 32.7%; Schedule caste population has increased by 11.9% and child population has decreased by -13.9% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Khandakh

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 25 33 12 0 -14
Male 31 48 5 0 -25
Female 19 18 19 0 1

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 908 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 828, in schedule caste is 1096. There are 986 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 97 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 257 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Khandakh

Total General SC ST Child
Change -97 -204 136 0 257
2011 908 828 1,096 0 986
2001 1,005 1,032 960 0 729

Literacy

Total 610 people in the village are literate, among them 380 are male and 230 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Khandakh is 71%. 84% of male and 57% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 9%. Male literacy has gone up by 8% and female literacy rate has gone up by 9%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Khandakh

Total Male Female
Change 10 9 8
2011 71 84 57
2001 62 76 49

Workers profile

Khandakh has 32% (315) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 48% male and 13% female population are working population. 39% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 9% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 4% of total female population are main and 9% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Khandakh

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 32 22 9 68
Male 48 39 9 52
Female 14 4 10 87