Chukha Village, with population of 2030 is Varanasi sub district's the 259th most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Chukha village is 1 km2 and it is the 312nd smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 3904 persons per km2.

Pin code of Chukha village is 221104. The village comes under Chukhaa 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 2030 people, among them 1062 (52%) are male and 968 (48%) are female. 64% of the whole population are from general caste, 36% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Chukha village is 17%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 316 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 8.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1866. Female population growth rate of the village is 12.6% which is 7% higher than male population growth rate of 5.6%. General caste population has increased by 6.6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 12.8% and child population has decreased by -13.5% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 911 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 917, in schedule caste is 902. There are 887 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 56 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 10 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 1162 people in the village are literate, among them 703 are male and 459 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Chukha is 69%. 80% of male and 57% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 14%. Male literacy has gone up by 9% and female literacy rate has gone up by 22%.

Workers profile

Chukha has 25% (509) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 45% male and 4% female population are working population. 38% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 2% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.