Sir Gobardhan Census Town, with population of about 11 thousand is Varanasi sub district's the 9th most populous census town located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Sir Gobardhan census town is 5 km2 and it is the biggest census town by area in the sub district. Population density of the census town is 2340 persons per km2. There is only one ward in this census town which is Sir Gobardhan Ward No 01 and the population of Sir Gobardhan Ward No 01 is about 11 thousand.

Nearest railway station is Cantt which is 10 km far from here. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the census town is 18 km. District head quarter of the census town is Varanasi which is 18 km away. Lucknow is the state head quarter of the census town and is 313 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 about 11 thousand people, among them 6053 (53%) are male and 5297 (47%) 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 Sir Gobardhan census town is 14%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 1708 households in the census town and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Sir Gobardhan

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 11,350 10,102 1,179 69 1,631
Male 6,053 5,384 630 39 852
Female 5,297 4,718 549 30 779

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 99% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the census town.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 874.

Religion wise population 2011 - Sir Gobardhan

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 11,350 11,287 44 12 5 1 0 0 1
Male 6,053 6,023 20 7 2 1 0 0 0
Female 5,297 5,264 24 5 3 0 0 0 1

Growth of population

Population of the census town has increased by 66.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 6824. Female population growth rate of the census town is 71.3% which is 9.1% higher than male population growth rate of 62.2%. General caste population has increased by 81.5%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -6.4% and child population has increased by 30.5% in the census town since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Sir Gobardhan

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 66.3% 81.5% -6.4% 0% 30.5%
Male 62.2% 76.8% -8.2% 0% 23.7%
Female 71.3% 87.2% -4.2% 0% 38.9%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 875 females per 1000 male in the census town. Sex ratio in general caste is 876, in schedule caste is 871 and in schedule tribe is 769. There are 914 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 46 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 100 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Sir Gobardhan

Total General SC ST Child
Change 46 48 36 769 100
2011 875 876 871 769 914
2001 829 828 835 0 814

Literacy

Total 7717 people in the census town are literate, among them 4619 are male and 3098 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Sir Gobardhan is 79%. 89% of male and 69% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the census town has increased by 12%. Male literacy has gone up by 9% and female literacy rate has gone up by 18%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Sir Gobardhan

Total Male Female
Change 12.6% 9.0% 17.3%
2011 79.4% 88.8% 68.6%
2001 66.8% 79.8% 51.3%

Workers profile

Sir Gobardhan has 28% (3140) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 43% male and 10% female population are working population. 36% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 6% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Sir Gobardhan

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 27.7% 22.2% 5.5% 72.3%
Male 43.2% 36.1% 7.1% 56.8%
Female 9.9% 6.3% 3.6% 90.1%