Rampur Village, with population of 1026 is Varanasi sub district's the 350th least populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Rampur village is 3 km2 and it is the 61st biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 359 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi. The village comes under Chola panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 9 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 24 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 1026 people, among them 510 (50%) are male and 516 (50%) are female. 93% of the whole population are from general caste, 7% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Rampur village is 17%, among them 56% are boys and 44% are girls. There are 146 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Rampur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,026 950 76 0 177
Male 510 474 36 0 100
Female 516 476 40 0 77

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -23.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1347. Female population growth rate of the village is -26.5% which is -5.6% lower than male population growth rate of -20.9%. General caste population has decreased by -22.7%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -35.6% and child population has decreased by -29.8% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Rampur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -24 -23 -36 0 -30
Male -21 -19 -41 0 -23
Female -27 -26 -30 0 -37

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1012 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1004, in schedule caste is 1111. There are 770 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 76 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 168 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Rampur

Total General SC ST Child
Change -76 -100 177 0 -168
2011 1,012 1,004 1,111 0 770
2001 1,088 1,104 934 0 938

Literacy

Total 568 people in the village are literate, among them 332 are male and 236 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Rampur is 67%. 81% of male and 54% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 14%. Male literacy has gone up by 11% and female literacy rate has gone up by 16%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Rampur

Total Male Female
Change 14 11 16
2011 67 81 54
2001 53 70 38

Workers profile

Rampur has 45% (459) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 38% male and 52% female population are working population. 28% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 10% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 27% of total female population are main and 25% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Rampur

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 45 27 17 55
Male 38 28 10 62
Female 52 27 25 48