Dubkiya Village, with population of 1919 is Varanasi sub district's the 278th most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Dubkiya village is 1 km2 and it is the 309th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 3763 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Dubkiya village to Varanasi is 15 km. The village comes under Dubakia panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 4 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 15 km away.


The village is home to 1919 people, among them 1023 (53%) are male and 896 (47%) are female. 87% of the whole population are from general caste, 13% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Dubkiya village is 15%, among them 56% are boys and 44% are girls. There are 262 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 47.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1301. Female population growth rate of the village is 48.3% which is 1.5% higher than male population growth rate of 46.8%. General caste population has increased by 52.7%; Schedule caste population has increased by 18.7% and child population has increased by 13.2% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 876 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 895, in schedule caste is 746. There are 785 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 9 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 105 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 1044 people in the village are literate, among them 628 are male and 416 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Dubkiya is 64%. 73% of male and 54% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 10%. Male literacy has gone up by 7% and female literacy rate has gone up by 12%.

Workers profile

Dubkiya has 29% (557) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 47% male and 8% female population are working population. 16% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 31% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 3% of total female population are main and 6% are marginal workers.