Chukhepur Village, with population of 1893 is Varanasi sub district's the 284th most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Chukhepur village is 0 km2 and it is the 199th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 5568 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Chukhepur village to Varanasi is 6 km. Pin code of Chukhepur village is 221005. The village comes under Chupopur 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.

Demographics

The village is home to 1893 people, among them 1020 (54%) are male and 873 (46%) are female. 97% of the whole population are from general caste and 3% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Chukhepur village is 12%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 281 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Chukhepur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,893 1,844 0 49 224
Male 1,020 997 0 23 122
Female 873 847 0 26 102

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 48.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1271. Female population growth rate of the village is 47% which is -3.7% lower than male population growth rate of 50.7%. General caste population has increased by 45.1% and child population has decreased by -10% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Chukhepur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 49 45 0 0 -10
Male 51 47 0 0 3
Female 47 43 0 0 -22

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 856 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 850, and in schedule tribe is 1130. There are 836 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 21 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 274 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Chukhepur

Total General SC ST Child
Change -21 -27 0 1,130 -274
2011 856 850 0 1,130 836
2001 877 877 0 0 1,110

Literacy

Total 1271 people in the village are literate, among them 800 are male and 471 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Chukhepur is 76%. 89% of male and 61% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 14%. Male literacy has gone up by 11% and female literacy rate has gone up by 17%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Chukhepur

Total Male Female
Change 14 11 18
2011 76 89 61
2001 62 78 44

Workers profile

Chukhepur has 30% (577) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 46% male and 13% female population are working population. 41% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 5% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 9% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Chukhepur

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 31 26 4 70
Male 46 41 5 54
Female 13 9 4 87