Hariharpur Village, with population of 871 is Varanasi sub district's the 297th least populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Hariharpur village is 1 km2 and it is the 320th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1613 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Hariharpur village to Varanasi is 3 km. The village comes under Hariharpur panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 6 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 7 km away.


The village is home to 871 people, among them 476 (55%) are male and 395 (45%) are female. 74% of the whole population are from general caste, 26% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Hariharpur village is 13%, among them 63% are boys and 38% are girls. There are 130 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 23% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 708. Female population growth rate of the village is 21.5% which is -2.8% lower than male population growth rate of 24.3%. General caste population has increased by 21.6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 27.1% and child population has decreased by -11.8% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 830 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 811, in schedule caste is 885. There are 600 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 19 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 324 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 514 people in the village are literate, among them 318 are male and 196 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Hariharpur is 68%. 78% of male and 56% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 2%. Male literacy has gone down by -2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 6%.

Workers profile

Hariharpur has 48% (418) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 46% male and 51% female population are working population. 45% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 1% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 2% of total female population are main and 48% are marginal workers.