Gosaipur Mohaon Village, with population of 8205 is Varanasi sub district's the 8th most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Gosaipur Mohaon village is 6 km2 and it is the 15th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1388 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Gosaipur Mohaon village to Varanasi is 15 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Gosaipur Mohaon village is 221101. The village comes under Gosai Pur panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 15 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 15 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 8205 people, among them 4277 (52%) are male and 3928 (48%) are female. 85% of the whole population are from general caste, 15% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Gosaipur Mohaon village is 16%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 1114 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Gosaipur Mohaon

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 8,205 6,991 1,192 22 1,296
Male 4,277 3,628 634 15 671
Female 3,928 3,363 558 7 625

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -0.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 8267. Female population growth rate of the village is 1% which is 3.3% higher than male population growth rate of -2.3%. General caste population has increased by 1.9%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -15.2% and child population has decreased by -26.5% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Gosaipur Mohaon

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -0.7% 1.9% -15.2% 0% -26.5%
Male -2.3% 0.5% -17.3% 0% -29.3%
Female 1% 3.4% -12.7% 0% -23.2%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 918 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 927, in schedule caste is 880 and in schedule tribe is 467. There are 931 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has increased by 29 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 73 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Gosaipur Mohaon

Total General SC ST Child
Change 29 26 47 467 73
2011 918 927 880 467 931
2001 889 901 833 0 858

Literacy

Total 5048 people in the village are literate, among them 3048 are male and 2000 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Gosaipur Mohaon is 73%. 85% of male and 61% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 17%. Male literacy has gone up by 13% and female literacy rate has gone up by 22%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Gosaipur Mohaon

Total Male Female
Change 17.0% 12.7% 22.0%
2011 73.1% 84.5% 60.6%
2001 56.1% 71.8% 38.6%

Workers profile

Gosaipur Mohaon has 33% (2748) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 46% male and 20% female population are working population. 34% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 12% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 11% of total female population are main and 9% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Gosaipur Mohaon

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 33.5% 22.8% 10.7% 66.5%
Male 45.6% 33.7% 12% 54.4%
Female 20.3% 11% 9.3% 79.7%