Lenuwayi Village, with population of 1219 is Varanasi sub district's the 407th least populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Lenuwayi village is 1 km2 and it is the 385th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1875 persons per km2.

Nearest railway station is Lenuwayi which is within the village. Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Lenuwayi village to Varanasi is 30 km. Pin code of Lenuwayi village is 221307. The village comes under Shadar panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 7 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 30 km away.


The village is home to 1219 people, among them 629 (52%) are male and 590 (48%) are female. 68% of the whole population are from general caste, 32% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Lenuwayi village is 16%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 168 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 31.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 926. Female population growth rate of the village is 23.9% which is -15.9% lower than male population growth rate of 39.8%. General caste population has increased by 31.1%; Schedule caste population has increased by 32.8% and child population has increased by 26.5% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 938 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 953, in schedule caste is 906. There are 849 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 120 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 138 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 798 people in the village are literate, among them 464 are male and 334 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Lenuwayi is 78%. 89% of male and 67% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 15%. Male literacy has gone up by 11% and female literacy rate has gone up by 18%.

Workers profile

Lenuwayi has 37% (447) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 43% male and 30% female population are working population. 42% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 1% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 29% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.