Chhitauni Village, with population of 5011 is Varanasi sub district's the 49th 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 2 km2 and it is the 83rd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 2079 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Chhitauni village to Varanasi is 23 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 26 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 5011 people, among them 2614 (52%) are male and 2397 (48%) are female. 81% of the whole population are from general caste, 18% are from schedule caste and 2% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Chhitauni village is 15%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 680 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Chhitauni

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 5,011 4,045 890 76 757
Male 2,614 2,110 463 41 405
Female 2,397 1,935 427 35 352

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 22.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 4080. Female population growth rate of the village is 22% which is -1.6% lower than male population growth rate of 23.6%. General caste population has increased by 25.6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 3.5% and child population has decreased by -4.7% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Chhitauni

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 23 26 4 0 -5
Male 24 27 3 0 -1
Female 22 24 4 0 -9

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 917 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 917, in schedule caste is 922 and in schedule tribe is 854. There are 869 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 12 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 82 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Chhitauni

Total General SC ST Child
Change -12 -17 11 854 -82
2011 917 917 922 854 869
2001 929 934 911 0 951

Literacy

Total 3247 people in the village are literate, among them 1881 are male and 1366 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Chhitauni is 76%. 85% of male and 67% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 8%. Male literacy has gone down by 1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 16%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Chhitauni

Total Male Female
Change 8 1 16
2011 76 85 67
2001 68 84 51

Workers profile

Chhitauni has 43% (2171) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 51% male and 35% female population are working population. 42% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 9% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 25% of total female population are main and 10% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Chhitauni

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 43 34 10 57
Male 51 42 9 49
Female 35 25 10 65