Coraut Village, with population of 2265 is Varanasi sub district's the 216th most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Coraut village is 0 km2 and it is the 56th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 20591 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Coraut village to Varanasi is 15 km. Nearest post office is located more than 10 kms from the village The village comes under Kirut panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 15 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 15 km away.


The village is home to 2265 people, among them 1179 (52%) are male and 1086 (48%) are female. 98% of the whole population are from general caste, 2% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Coraut village is 15%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 313 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 15.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1962. Female population growth rate of the village is 18.6% which is 5.9% higher than male population growth rate of 12.7%. General caste population has increased by 13.5% and child population has decreased by -5.9% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 921 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 921, in schedule caste is 950. There are 872 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 45 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 128 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 1493 people in the village are literate, among them 829 are male and 664 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Coraut is 77%. 83% of male and 71% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 7%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 13%.

Workers profile

Coraut has 28% (639) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 49% male and 5% female population are working population. 45% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 3% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.