Karaundi Village, with population of 7271 is Varanasi sub district's the 14th most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Karaundi village is 2 km2 and it is the 176th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 4631 persons per km2.

The village comes under Parmanandapur panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 18 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 17 km away.


The village is home to 7271 people, among them 3810 (52%) are male and 3461 (48%) are female. 82% of the whole population are from general caste, 17% are from schedule caste and 2% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Karaundi village is 11%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 1213 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Karaundi

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 7,271 5,933 1,218 120 834
Male 3,810 3,108 634 68 425
Female 3,461 2,825 584 52 409

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 908 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 909, in schedule caste is 921 and in schedule tribe is 765. There are 962 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village.


Total 5269 people in the village are literate, among them 3008 are male and 2261 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Karaundi is 82%. 89% of male and 74% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Karaundi has 34% (2444) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 49% male and 16% female population are working population. 39% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 11% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 9% of total female population are main and 7% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Karaundi

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 34 25 9 66
Male 49 39 11 51
Female 16 9 7 84