Chhitauni Village, with population of 2221 is Varanasi sub district's the 223rd most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Chhitauni village is 3 km2 and it is the 52nd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 723 persons per km2.
Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Chhitauni village to Varanasi is 10 km. Pin code of Chhitauni village is 221005. The village comes under Chhiton panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 19 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 18 km away.
The village is home to 2221 people, among them 1157 (52%) are male and 1064 (48%) are female. 85% of the whole population are from general caste, 15% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Chhitauni village is 12%, among them 55% are boys and 45% are girls. There are 361 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.
Growth of population
Population of the village has increased by 56.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1422. Female population growth rate of the village is 56.7% which is 1% higher than male population growth rate of 55.7%. General caste population has increased by 53.9%; Schedule caste population has increased by 70.6% and child population has increased by 11.8% 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 929, in schedule caste is 870. There are 815 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has increased by 6 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 279 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.
Total 1395 people in the village are literate, among them 820 are male and 575 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Chhitauni is 72%. 82% of male and 61% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by -1%. Male literacy has gone down by -3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 2%.
Chhitauni has 27% (603) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 48% male and 4% female population are working population. 37% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 11% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 2% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.