Chhitauni Village, with population of 1587 is Varanasi sub district's the 334th most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Chhitauni village is 1 km2 and it is the 189th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1102 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Chhitauni village to Varanasi is 22 km. The village comes under Chhitauni panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 22 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 22 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 1587 people, among them 817 (51%) are male and 770 (49%) are female. 57% of the whole population are from general caste, 43% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Chhitauni village is 15%, among them 56% are boys and 44% are girls. There are 276 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Chhitauni

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,587 904 677 6 237
Male 817 444 369 4 132
Female 770 460 308 2 105

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 20.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1321. Female population growth rate of the village is 19.8% which is -0.7% lower than male population growth rate of 20.5%. General caste population has increased by 10.5%; Schedule caste population has increased by 34.6% and child population has increased by 1.3% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Chhitauni

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 20 11 35 0 1
Male 21 7 40 0 -6
Female 20 14 28 0 13

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 942 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1036, in schedule caste is 835 and in schedule tribe is 500. There are 795 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 6 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 135 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Chhitauni

Total General SC ST Child
Change -6 65 -78 500 135
2011 942 1,036 835 500 795
2001 948 971 913 0 660

Literacy

Total 1121 people in the village are literate, among them 632 are male and 489 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Chhitauni is 83%. 92% of male and 74% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 8%. Male literacy has gone up by 6% and female literacy rate has gone up by 9%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Chhitauni

Total Male Female
Change 8 6 9
2011 83 92 74
2001 75 86 65

Workers profile

Chhitauni has 29% (458) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 48% male and 9% female population are working population. 46% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 6% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Chhitauni

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 29 27 2 71
Male 48 46 2 52
Female 9 7 2 91