Nearest town of the village is Mainpuri and distance from Basawanpur village to Mainpuri is 20 km.
The village is home to 823 people, among them 436 (53%) are male and 387 (47%) are female. 73% of the whole population are from general caste, 27% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Basawanpur village is 17%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 133 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.
Growth of population
Population of the village has increased by 16.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 708. Female population growth rate of the village is 15.5% which is -1.4% lower than male population growth rate of 16.9%. General caste population has increased by 14.2%; Schedule caste population has increased by 22.1% and child population has decreased by -5.3% in the village since last census.
Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male
As of 2011 census there are 888 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 893, in schedule caste is 873. There are 972 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 10 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 143 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.
Total 493 people in the village are literate, among them 306 are male and 187 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Basawanpur is 72%. 84% of male and 59% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 14%. Male literacy has gone up by 9% and female literacy rate has gone up by 19%.
Basawanpur has 29% (241) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 47% male and 9% female population are working population. 44% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 5% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.