Urawan Village, with population of 523 is Varanasi sub district's the 184th least populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Urawan village is 1 km2 and it is the 335th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 902 persons per km2.

Pin code of Urawan village is 221104. The village comes under Parnapur panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 23 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 23 km away.


The village is home to 523 people, among them 279 (53%) are male and 244 (47%) are female. 55% of the whole population are from general caste, 45% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Urawan village is 16%, among them 55% are boys and 45% are girls. There are 61 households in the village and an average 9 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 21.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 430. Female population growth rate of the village is 15.1% which is -12.9% lower than male population growth rate of 28%. General caste population has increased by 47.4%; Schedule caste population has increased by 0.4% and child population has decreased by -22.7% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 875 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 776, in schedule caste is 1008. There are 809 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 97 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 228 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 293 people in the village are literate, among them 186 are male and 107 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Urawan is 67%. 80% of male and 52% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 14%. Male literacy has gone up by 7% and female literacy rate has gone up by 19%.

Workers profile

Urawan has 53% (279) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 56% male and 50% female population are working population. 54% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 50% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.