Harnampur Village, with population of 457 is Varanasi sub district's the 162nd least populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Harnampur village is 1 km2 and it is the 308th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 896 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi. The village comes under Kach Hari panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 25 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 25 km away.


The village is home to 457 people, among them 238 (52%) are male and 219 (48%) are female. 98% of the whole population are from general caste, 2% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Harnampur village is 14%, among them 60% are boys and 40% are girls. There are 78 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -48.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 881. Female population growth rate of the village is -49% which is -1.7% lower than male population growth rate of -47.3%. General caste population has increased by 5.2%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -98% and child population has decreased by -69.6% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 920 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 923, in schedule caste is 800. There are 667 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 29 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 431 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 256 people in the village are literate, among them 149 are male and 107 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Harnampur is 65%. 75% of male and 55% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 15%. Male literacy has gone up by 8% and female literacy rate has gone up by 24%.

Workers profile

Harnampur has 38% (174) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 44% male and 32% female population are working population. 44% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 0% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 30% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.