Kanudih Village, with population of 2622 is Varanasi sub district's the 175th most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Kanudih village is 1 km2 and it is the 412nd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 3642 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Kanudih village to Varanasi is 6 km. Pin code of Kanudih village is 221003. The village comes under Cardih 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 6 km away.


The village is home to 2622 people, among them 1192 (45%) are male and 1430 (55%) are female. 92% of the whole population are from general caste, 8% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kanudih village is 16%, among them 49% are boys and 51% are girls. There are 443 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 16.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2257. Female population growth rate of the village is 26.4% which is 20.5% higher than male population growth rate of 5.9%. General caste population has increased by 15.8%; Schedule caste population has increased by 20% and child population has decreased by -19.5% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1200 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1204, in schedule caste is 1155. There are 1048 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 196 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 27 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 1331 people in the village are literate, among them 718 are male and 613 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kanudih is 61%. 73% of male and 51% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 16%. Male literacy has gone up by 11% and female literacy rate has gone up by 22%.

Workers profile

Kanudih has 28% (738) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 51% male and 9% female population are working population. 16% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 34% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 3% of total female population are main and 7% are marginal workers.