Kanhipur Village, with population of 40 is Varanasi sub district's the 24th least populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Kanhipur village is 0 km2 and it is the 42nd smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 571 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Kanhipur village to Varanasi is 18 km. The village comes under Kaneri panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 20 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 18 km away.


The village is home to 40 people, among them 18 (45%) are male and 22 (55%) are female. 100% of the whole population are from general caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kanhipur village is 20%, among them 38% are boys and 63% are girls. There are 4 households in the village and an average 10 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 110.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 19. Female population growth rate of the village is 175% which is 111.4% higher than male population growth rate of 63.6%. General caste population has increased by 110.5% and child population has increased by 700% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1222 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1222,. There are 1667 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 495 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 1667 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 29 people in the village are literate, among them 14 are male and 15 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kanhipur is 91%. 93% of male and 88% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 19%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 38%.

Workers profile

Kanhipur has 40% (16) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 72% male and 14% female population are working population. 67% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 0% of total female population are main and 14% are marginal workers.