Khuthan Village, with population of 1721 is Varanasi sub district's the 319th most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Khuthan village is 1 km2 and it is the 194th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1238 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Khuthan village to Varanasi is 127 km. The village comes under Sadar 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 19 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 1721 people, among them 892 (52%) are male and 829 (48%) are female. 63% of the whole population are from general caste, 37% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Khuthan village is 18%, among them 55% are boys and 45% are girls. There are 237 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Khuthan

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,721 1,076 635 10 302
Male 892 547 337 8 165
Female 829 529 298 2 137

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 20% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1434. Female population growth rate of the village is 19.5% which is -1% lower than male population growth rate of 20.5%. General caste population has increased by 13.5%; Schedule caste population has increased by 30.7% and child population has decreased by -12% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Khuthan

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 20 14 31 0 -12
Male 21 17 24 0 2
Female 20 10 39 0 -24

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 929 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 967, in schedule caste is 884 and in schedule tribe is 250. There are 830 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 9 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 287 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Khuthan

Total General SC ST Child
Change -9 -59 97 250 -287
2011 929 967 884 250 830
2001 938 1,026 787 0 1,117

Literacy

Total 956 people in the village are literate, among them 576 are male and 380 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Khuthan is 67%. 79% of male and 55% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 12%. Male literacy has gone up by 10% and female literacy rate has gone up by 16%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Khuthan

Total Male Female
Change 13 10 16
2011 67 79 55
2001 55 69 39

Workers profile

Khuthan has 39% (678) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 51% male and 26% female population are working population. 47% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 20% of total female population are main and 7% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Khuthan

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 39 34 6 61
Male 52 47 4 49
Female 26 20 7 74