Bhagawanpur Census Town, with population of 7269 is Varanasi sub district's the 16th most populous census town located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Bhagawanpur census town is 1 km2 and it is the 13th smallest census town by area in the sub district. Population density of the census town is 5384 persons per km2. There is only one ward in this census town which is Bhagawanpur Ward No 01 and the population of Bhagawanpur Ward No 01 is 7269.

Nearest railway station is Varanasi Cantt which is 10 km far from here. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the census town is 10 km. District head quarter of the census town is Varanasi which is 10 km away. Lucknow is the state head quarter of the census town and is 295 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 7269 people, among them 3796 (52%) are male and 3473 (48%) are female. 93% of the whole population are from general caste, 6% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bhagawanpur census town is 9%, among them 58% are boys and 42% are girls. There are 1232 households in the census town and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Bhagawanpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 7,269 6,768 439 62 641
Male 3,796 3,531 233 32 374
Female 3,473 3,237 206 30 267

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 98% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the census town followed by Muslims which contribute 2% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 902 in Muslims are 2000.

Religion wise population 2011 - Bhagawanpur

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 7,269 7,124 114 1 19 1 0 2 8
Male 3,796 3,746 38 0 8 0 0 1 3
Female 3,473 3,378 76 1 11 1 0 1 5

Growth of population

Population of the census town has increased by 71.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 4228. Female population growth rate of the census town is 76.3% which is 8.2% higher than male population growth rate of 68.1%. General caste population has increased by 84.5%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -21.6% and child population has decreased by -3% in the census town since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Bhagawanpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 71.9% 84.5% -21.6% 0% -3%
Male 68.1% 80% -21.3% 0% 9%
Female 76.3% 89.7% -22% 0% -16%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 915 females per 1000 male in the census town. Sex ratio in general caste is 917, in schedule caste is 884 and in schedule tribe is 938. There are 714 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 43 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 213 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Bhagawanpur

Total General SC ST Child
Change 43 47 -8 938 -213
2011 915 917 884 938 714
2001 872 870 892 0 927

Literacy

Total 5996 people in the census town are literate, among them 3248 are male and 2748 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Bhagawanpur is 90%. 95% of male and 86% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the census town has increased by 13%. Male literacy has gone up by 8% and female literacy rate has gone up by 20%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Bhagawanpur

Total Male Female
Change 13.1% 7.9% 19.4%
2011 90.5% 94.9% 85.7%
2001 77.4% 87% 66.3%

Workers profile

Bhagawanpur has 32% (2353) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 50% male and 13% female population are working population. 42% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 8% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 8% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Bhagawanpur

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 32.4% 25.7% 6.6% 67.6%
Male 50.3% 42.4% 7.9% 49.7%
Female 12.8% 7.6% 5.2% 87.2%