Birbhanpur Census Town, with population of 8233 is Varanasi sub district's the 13th most populous census town located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Birbhanpur census town is 3 km2 and it is the 6th biggest census town by area in the sub district. Population density of the census town is 2443 persons per km2. There is only one ward in this census town which is Birbhanpur Ward No 01 and the population of Birbhanpur Ward No 01 is 8233.

Nearest railway station is Rajatalab which is 2 km far from here. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the census town is 20 km. District head quarter of the census town is Varanasi which is 20 km away. Lucknow is the state head quarter of the census town and is 305 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the census town is 635.4 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 43.8°C and minimum temperature goes down to 3.44°C.

Demographics

The census town is home to 8233 people, among them 4269 (52%) are male and 3964 (48%) are female. 89% of the whole population are from general caste, 10% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Birbhanpur census town is 14%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 1205 households in the census town and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Birbhanpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 8,233 7,314 818 101 1,165
Male 4,269 3,782 436 51 629
Female 3,964 3,532 382 50 536

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 94% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the census town followed by Muslims which contribute 6% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 934 in Muslims are 840.

Religion wise population 2011 - Birbhanpur

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 8,233 7,745 484 0 0 0 1 1 2
Male 4,269 4,005 263 0 0 0 0 0 1
Female 3,964 3,740 221 0 0 0 1 1 1

Growth of population

Population of the census town has increased by 19.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 6907. Female population growth rate of the census town is 18.1% which is -2.2% lower than male population growth rate of 20.3%. General caste population has increased by 19.7%; Schedule caste population has increased by 2.9% and child population has decreased by -28.7% in the census town since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Birbhanpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 19.2% 19.7% 2.9% 0% -28.7%
Male 20.3% 20.4% 6.6% 0% -22.6%
Female 18.1% 18.9% -1% 0% -34.6%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 929 females per 1000 male in the census town. Sex ratio in general caste is 934, in schedule caste is 876 and in schedule tribe is 980. There are 852 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the census town. Overall sex ratio in the census town has decreased by 17 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 157 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Birbhanpur

Total General SC ST Child
Change -17 -12 -68 980 -157
2011 929 934 876 980 852
2001 946 946 944 0 1009

Literacy

Total 5159 people in the census town are literate, among them 3106 are male and 2053 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Birbhanpur is 73%. 85% of male and 60% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the census town has increased by 11%. Male literacy has gone up by 5% and female literacy rate has gone up by 17%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Birbhanpur

Total Male Female
Change 10.7% 5.5% 16.5%
2011 73% 85.3% 59.9%
2001 62.3% 79.8% 43.4%

Workers profile

Birbhanpur has 30% (2478) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 46% male and 13% female population are working population. 37% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 9% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 5% of total female population are main and 7% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Birbhanpur

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 30.1% 21.7% 8.4% 69.9%
Male 46.1% 36.8% 9.3% 53.9%
Female 12.9% 5.5% 7.4% 87.1%