Rajnahiya Village, with population of 1332 is Varanasi sub district's the 400th most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Rajnahiya village is 1 km2 and it is the 345th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 2258 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi. The village comes under Bhirai Gaon panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter of the village. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi.


The village is home to 1332 people, among them 714 (54%) are male and 618 (46%) are female. 100% of the whole population are from general caste, 0% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Rajnahiya village is 17%, among them 59% are boys and 41% are girls. There are 213 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 23.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1077. Female population growth rate of the village is 24.1% which is 0.8% higher than male population growth rate of 23.3%. General caste population has increased by 23.2% and child population has decreased by 0% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 866 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 866, in schedule caste is 667. There are 684 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 6 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 325 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 785 people in the village are literate, among them 471 are male and 314 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Rajnahiya is 71%. 81% of male and 60% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 9%. Male literacy has gone down by 1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 20%.

Workers profile

Rajnahiya has 21% (286) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 36% male and 5% female population are working population. 30% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 4% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.