Gaur Madhukar Shahpur Village, with population of 9077 is Varanasi sub district's the 5th most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Gaur Madhukar Shahpur village is 2 km2 and it is the 82nd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 3735 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varansi and distance from Gaur Madhukar Shahpur village to Varansi is 26 km. The village comes under Gaur panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter of the village. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi.

Demographics

The village is home to 9077 people, among them 4829 (53%) are male and 4248 (47%) are female. 90% of the whole population are from general caste, 10% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Gaur Madhukar Shahpur village is 15%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 1263 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Gaur Madhukar Shahpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 9,077 8,132 945 0 1,353
Male 4,829 4,304 525 0 718
Female 4,248 3,828 420 0 635

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 27.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 7101. Female population growth rate of the village is 26.5% which is -2.5% lower than male population growth rate of 29%. General caste population has increased by 32.4%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -1.7% and child population has decreased by -6.1% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Gaur Madhukar Shahpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 27.8% 32.4% -1.7% 0% -6.1%
Male 29% 33.5% 0.8% 0% -4.5%
Female 26.5% 31.2% -4.5% 0% -7.8%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 880 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 889, in schedule caste is 800. There are 884 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has decreased by 17 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 32 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Gaur Madhukar Shahpur

Total General SC ST Child
Change -17 -16 -45 0 -32
2011 880 889 800 0 884
2001 897 905 845 0 916

Literacy

Total 5764 people in the village are literate, among them 3448 are male and 2316 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Gaur Madhukar Shahpur is 75%. 84% of male and 64% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 13%. Male literacy has gone up by 8% and female literacy rate has gone up by 19%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Gaur Madhukar Shahpur

Total Male Female
Change 12.9% 7.6% 18.7%
2011 74.6% 83.9% 64.1%
2001 61.7% 76.3% 45.4%

Workers profile

Gaur Madhukar Shahpur has 28% (2519) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 44% male and 9% female population are working population. 33% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 11% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 4% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Gaur Madhukar Shahpur

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 27.8% 19.4% 8.4% 72.2%
Male 43.9% 32.5% 11.4% 56.1%
Female 9.4% 4.4% 5% 90.6%