Kori Village, with population of 959 is Varanasi sub district's the 327th least populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Kori village is 1 km2 and it is the 327th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1713 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Kori village to Varanasi is 30 km. Pin code of Kori village is 221307. The village comes under Ramsingh Pur panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 35 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 35 km away.


The village is home to 959 people, among them 505 (53%) are male and 454 (47%) are female. 75% of the whole population are from general caste, 25% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kori village is 15%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 116 households in the village and an average 8 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 83.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 523. Female population growth rate of the village is 83.8% which is 0.8% higher than male population growth rate of 83%. General caste population has increased by 106.9%; Schedule caste population has increased by 36.6% and child population has increased by 77.8% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 899 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 946, in schedule caste is 770. There are 895 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 4 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 34 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 563 people in the village are literate, among them 343 are male and 220 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kori is 69%. 80% of male and 57% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 20%. Male literacy has gone up by 16% and female literacy rate has gone up by 24%.

Workers profile

Kori has 40% (385) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 48% male and 32% female population are working population. 34% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 13% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 15% of total female population are main and 17% are marginal workers.