Bhawanipur Village, with population of 3887 is Varanasi sub district's the 88th most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Bhawanipur village is 1 km2 and it is the 316th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 4092 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi. The village comes under Bhavanipur panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 3 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi.


The village is home to 3887 people, among them 2051 (53%) are male and 1836 (47%) are female. 91% of the whole population are from general caste, 8% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bhawanipur village is 13%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 650 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 17.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 3314. Female population growth rate of the village is 20.1% which is 5.2% higher than male population growth rate of 14.9%. General caste population has increased by 25.1%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -35.1% and child population has decreased by -29% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 895 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 902, in schedule caste is 839 and in schedule tribe is 762. There are 859 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 38 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 46 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 2529 people in the village are literate, among them 1458 are male and 1071 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Bhawanipur is 75%. 82% of male and 67% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 22%. Male literacy has gone up by 13% and female literacy rate has gone up by 31%.

Workers profile

Bhawanipur has 30% (1153) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 47% male and 10% female population are working population. 34% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 13% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 5% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.