Kharaura Village, with population of 359 is Varanasi sub district's the 128th least populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Kharaura village is 0 km2 and it is the 132nd smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1496 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Kharaura village to Varanasi is 24 km. Pin code of Kharaura village is 221405. The village comes under Gaharpur panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 24 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 25 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 359 people, among them 184 (51%) are male and 175 (49%) are female. 100% of the whole population are from general caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kharaura village is 15%, among them 58% are boys and 42% are girls. There are 43 households in the village and an average 8 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kharaura

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 359 359 0 0 53
Male 184 184 0 0 31
Female 175 175 0 0 22

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -7.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 389. Female population growth rate of the village is -5.4% which is 4.4% higher than male population growth rate of -9.8%. General caste population has decreased by -7.5% and child population has decreased by -41.1% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kharaura

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -8 -8 -100 0 -41
Male -10 -9 -100 0 -40
Female -5 -5 0 0 -42

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 951 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 951,. There are 710 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 44 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 21 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kharaura

Total General SC ST Child
Change 44 40 0 0 -21
2011 951 951 0 0 710
2001 907 911 0 0 731

Literacy

Total 242 people in the village are literate, among them 143 are male and 99 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kharaura is 79%. 93% of male and 65% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 6%. Male literacy has gone up by 4% and female literacy rate has gone up by 10%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kharaura

Total Male Female
Change 7 4 10
2011 79 94 65
2001 73 90 55

Workers profile

Kharaura has 50% (178) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 45% male and 54% female population are working population. 35% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 10% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 53% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kharaura

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 50 44 6 50
Male 45 35 10 55
Female 54 53 1 46