Kapsa Village, with population of 1681 is Varanasi sub district's the 325th most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Kapsa village is 2 km2 and it is the 160th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1025 persons per km2.

Nearest railway station is Kapsa which is within the village. Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Kapsa village to Varanasi is 25 km. The village comes under Kapsa panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 3 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 25 km away.


The village is home to 1681 people, among them 897 (53%) are male and 784 (47%) are female. 94% of the whole population are from general caste, 6% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kapsa village is 16%, among them 55% are boys and 45% are girls. There are 260 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 16.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1440. Female population growth rate of the village is 16.7% which is -0.1% lower than male population growth rate of 16.8%. General caste population has increased by 11.4%; Schedule caste population has increased by 395% and child population has increased by 6.3% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 874 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 852, in schedule caste is 1302. There are 805 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 1 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 72 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 942 people in the village are literate, among them 603 are male and 339 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kapsa is 67%. 81% of male and 51% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 15%. Male literacy has gone up by 15% and female literacy rate has gone up by 16%.

Workers profile

Kapsa has 26% (441) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 45% male and 5% female population are working population. 43% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 3% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.