Shivdaspur Census Town, with population of about 16 thousand is Varanasi sub district's the 3rd most populous census town located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Shivdaspur census town is 1 km2 and it is the 9th smallest census town by area in the sub district. Population density of the census town is 14390 persons per km2. There is only one ward in this census town which is Shivdaspur Ward No 01 and the population of Shivdaspur Ward No 01 is about 16 thousand.

Nearest railway station is Manduadieh which is 10 km far from here. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the census town is 7 km. District head quarter of the census town is Varanasi which is 7 km away. Lucknow is the state head quarter of the census town and is 265 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 16 thousand people, among them 8616 (53%) are male and 7789 (47%) are female. 86% of the whole population are from general caste, 13% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Shivdaspur census town is 13%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 2614 households in the census town and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Shivdaspur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 16,405 14,180 2,078 147 2,160
Male 8,616 7,465 1,082 69 1,151
Female 7,789 6,715 996 78 1,009

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 95% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the census town followed by Muslims which contribute 5% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 899 in Muslims are 1034.

Religion wise population 2011 - Shivdaspur

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 16,405 15,526 767 15 34 3 5 0 55
Male 8,616 8,177 377 8 22 2 1 0 29
Female 7,789 7,349 390 7 12 1 4 0 26

Growth of population

Population of the census town has increased by 43.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 11 thousand. Female population growth rate of the census town is 47.1% which is 6.4% higher than male population growth rate of 40.7%. General caste population has increased by 44.9%; Schedule caste population has increased by 27.4% and child population has increased by 17.8% in the census town since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Shivdaspur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 43.7% 44.9% 27.4% 0% 17.8%
Male 40.7% 43% 19.6% 0% 23.4%
Female 47.1% 46.9% 37.2% 0% 12.1%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 904 females per 1000 male in the census town. Sex ratio in general caste is 900, in schedule caste is 921 and in schedule tribe is 1130. There are 877 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 39 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 88 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Shivdaspur

Total General SC ST Child
Change 39 24 119 1130 -88
2011 904 900 921 1130 877
2001 865 876 802 0 965

Literacy

Total about 11 thousand people in the census town are literate, among them 6364 are male and 4753 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Shivdaspur is 78%. 85% of male and 70% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the census town has increased by 10%. Male literacy has gone up by 7% and female literacy rate has gone up by 14%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Shivdaspur

Total Male Female
Change 10.2% 7.3% 14.4%
2011 78% 85.3% 70.1%
2001 67.8% 78% 55.7%

Workers profile

Shivdaspur has 30% (4943) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 46% male and 12% female population are working population. 35% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 11% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 7% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Shivdaspur

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 30.1% 21.6% 8.5% 69.9%
Male 46.4% 34.9% 11.5% 53.6%
Female 12.2% 6.9% 5.2% 87.8%