Savhat Village, with population of 1899 is Varanasi sub district's the 283rd most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Savhat village is 1 km2 and it is the 367th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 2344 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Savhat village to Varanasi is 11 km. Pin code of Savhat village is 221108. The village comes under Saghat panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 16 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 15 km away.


The village is home to 1899 people, among them 1011 (53%) are male and 888 (47%) are female. 99% of the whole population are from general caste, 1% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Savhat village is 16%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 273 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 46.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1293. Female population growth rate of the village is 38.8% which is -16% lower than male population growth rate of 54.8%. General caste population has increased by 47.5%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -15.4% and child population has increased by 33.8% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 878 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 880, in schedule caste is 571. There are 892 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 102 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 73 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 1169 people in the village are literate, among them 737 are male and 432 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Savhat is 73%. 86% of male and 58% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 10%. Male literacy has gone up by 5% and female literacy rate has gone up by 14%.

Workers profile

Savhat has 27% (522) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 43% male and 10% female population are working population. 37% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 3% of total female population are main and 7% are marginal workers.