Sinhorwa Village, with population of 1473 is Varanasi sub district's the 365th most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Sinhorwa village is 1 km2 and it is the 186th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1002 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Sinhorwa village to Varanasi is 31 km. The village comes under Sihorwan panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 32 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 31 km away.


The village is home to 1473 people, among them 765 (52%) are male and 708 (48%) are female. 88% of the whole population are from general caste, 11% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Sinhorwa village is 13%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 202 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 26.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1164. Female population growth rate of the village is 26.4% which is -0.3% lower than male population growth rate of 26.7%. General caste population has increased by 20.3%; Schedule caste population has increased by 90.5% and child population has decreased by -9.8% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 925 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 924, in schedule caste is 928 and in schedule tribe is 1000. There are 838 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 2 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 24 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 994 people in the village are literate, among them 577 are male and 417 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Sinhorwa is 78%. 87% of male and 67% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by 1%. Male literacy has gone down by -2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 3%.

Workers profile

Sinhorwa has 33% (489) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 49% male and 16% female population are working population. 42% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 7% of total female population are main and 9% are marginal workers.