Bhikharipur Khurd Village, with population of 373 is Varanasi sub district's the 133rd least populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Bhikharipur Khurd village is 0 km2 and it is the 147th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1381 persons per km2.

The village comes under Bhikharipurkhurd panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter of the village. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi.


The village is home to 373 people, among them 203 (54%) are male and 170 (46%) are female. 97% of the whole population are from general caste, 3% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bhikharipur Khurd village is 11%, among them 46% are boys and 54% are girls. There are 71 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 210.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 120. Female population growth rate of the village is 183.3% which is -55% lower than male population growth rate of 238.3%. General caste population has increased by 200% and child population has increased by 105% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 837 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 856, in schedule caste is 444. There are 1158 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 163 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 620 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 310 people in the village are literate, among them 177 are male and 133 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Bhikharipur Khurd is 93%. 96% of male and 90% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 19%. Male literacy has gone up by 9% and female literacy rate has gone up by 28%.

Workers profile

Bhikharipur Khurd has 35% (129) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 50% male and 16% female population are working population. 49% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 0% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 16% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.