Khewali Village, with population of 3352 is Varanasi sub district's the 110th most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Khewali village is 2 km2 and it is the 85th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1397 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Khewali village to Varanasi is 22 km. The village comes under Khewali 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 17 km away.


The village is home to 3352 people, among them 1748 (52%) are male and 1604 (48%) are female. 90% of the whole population are from general caste, 9% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Khewali village is 16%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are 466 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 21.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2751. Female population growth rate of the village is 17.7% which is -8.2% lower than male population growth rate of 25.9%. General caste population has increased by 21.5%; Schedule caste population has increased by 16.9% and child population has decreased by -13.3% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 918 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 921, in schedule caste is 886 and in schedule tribe is 833. There are 989 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 64 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 37 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 1946 people in the village are literate, among them 1195 are male and 751 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Khewali is 69%. 81% of male and 56% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 9%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 14%.

Workers profile

Khewali has 27% (896) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 45% male and 7% female population are working population. 35% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 10% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 2% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.