Kesaripur Census Town, with population of 5381 is Varanasi sub district's the 5th least populous census town located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Kesaripur census town is 2 km2 and it is the 16th biggest census town by area in the sub district. Population density of the census town is 3242 persons per km2. There is only one ward in this census town which is Kesaripur Ward No 01 and the population of Kesaripur Ward No 01 is 5381.

Nearest railway station is Varanasi Cantt which is 11 km far from here. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the census town is 11 km. District head quarter of the census town is Varanasi which is 11 km away. Lucknow is the state head quarter of the census town and is 296 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 5381 people, among them 2762 (51%) are male and 2619 (49%) are female. 94% of the whole population are from general caste, 6% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kesaripur census town is 15%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are 846 households in the census town and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kesaripur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 5,381 5,066 304 11 783
Male 2,762 2,596 160 6 391
Female 2,619 2,470 144 5 392

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 100% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the census town.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 950.

Religion wise population 2011 - Kesaripur

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 5,381 5,371 9 0 1 0 0 0 0
Male 2,762 2,755 6 0 1 0 0 0 0
Female 2,619 2,616 3 0 0 0 0 0 0

Growth of population

Population of the census town has increased by 21.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 4435. Female population growth rate of the census town is 25.6% which is 8.1% higher than male population growth rate of 17.5%. General caste population has increased by 22%; Schedule caste population has increased by 8.2% and child population has decreased by -15.4% in the census town since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kesaripur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 21.3% 22% 8.2% 0% -15.4%
Male 17.5% 18.3% 2.6% 0% -13.7%
Female 25.6% 26% 15.2% 0% -17.1%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 948 females per 1000 male in the census town. Sex ratio in general caste is 951, in schedule caste is 900 and in schedule tribe is 833. There are 1003 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 increased by 61 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 41 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kesaripur

Total General SC ST Child
Change 61 58 99 833 -41
2011 948 951 900 833 1003
2001 887 893 801 0 1044

Literacy

Total 3349 people in the census town are literate, among them 1956 are male and 1393 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kesaripur is 73%. 82% of male and 63% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the census town has increased by 12%. Male literacy has gone up by 5% and female literacy rate has gone up by 20%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kesaripur

Total Male Female
Change 11.3% 5.0% 20.0%
2011 72.8% 82.5% 62.6%
2001 61.5% 77.5% 42.6%

Workers profile

Kesaripur has 34% (1829) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 49% male and 19% female population are working population. 45% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 14% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kesaripur

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 34% 29.8% 4.2% 66%
Male 48.7% 44.6% 4.1% 51.3%
Female 18.5% 14.3% 4.2% 81.5%