Pilkhani Village, with population of 997 is Varanasi sub district's the 340th least populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Pilkhani village to Varanasi is 12 km. Pin code of Pilkhani village is 221107.

Demographics

The village is home to 997 people, among them 534 (54%) are male and 463 (46%) are female. 47% of the whole population are from general caste, 47% are from schedule caste and 6% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Pilkhani village is 14%, among them 49% are boys and 51% are girls. There are 144 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Pilkhani

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 997 470 470 57 138
Male 534 259 246 29 67
Female 463 211 224 28 71

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 19.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 834. Female population growth rate of the village is 16% which is -6.8% lower than male population growth rate of 22.8%. General caste population has increased by 22.1%; Schedule caste population has increased by 4.7% and child population has decreased by -25.8% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Pilkhani

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 20 22 5 0 -26
Male 23 27 7 0 -27
Female 16 17 3 0 -25

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 867 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 815, in schedule caste is 911 and in schedule tribe is 966. There are 1060 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 50 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 38 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Pilkhani

Total General SC ST Child
Change -50 -72 -33 966 38
2011 867 815 911 966 1,060
2001 917 887 944 0 1,022

Literacy

Total 614 people in the village are literate, among them 387 are male and 227 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Pilkhani is 71%. 83% of male and 58% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 15%. Male literacy has gone up by 12% and female literacy rate has gone up by 18%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Pilkhani

Total Male Female
Change 15 12 18
2011 72 83 58
2001 56 71 40

Workers profile

Pilkhani has 37% (367) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 52% male and 19% female population are working population. 44% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 8% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 4% of total female population are main and 16% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Pilkhani

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 37 25 12 63
Male 52 44 8 48
Female 19 4 16 81