Singhpur Village, with population of 1509 is Varanasi sub district's the 358th most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Singhpur village is 1 km2 and it is the 308th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1556 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Singhpur village to Varanasi is 26 km. The village comes under Singhpur panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 26 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 26 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 1509 people, among them 727 (48%) are male and 782 (52%) are female. 71% of the whole population are from general caste, 26% are from schedule caste and 3% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Singhpur village is 15%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 249 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Singhpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,509 1,071 397 41 225
Male 727 504 202 21 114
Female 782 567 195 20 111

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by 0% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1509. Female population growth rate of the village is 3% which is 6.1% higher than male population growth rate of -3.1%. General caste population has increased by 21.6%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -36.8% and child population has decreased by -27.9% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Singhpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 0 22 -37 0 -28
Male -3 20 -39 0 -34
Female 3 23 -34 0 -21

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1076 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1125, in schedule caste is 965 and in schedule tribe is 952. There are 974 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 64 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 160 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Singhpur

Total General SC ST Child
Change 64 22 68 952 160
2011 1,076 1,125 965 952 974
2001 1,012 1,103 897 0 814

Literacy

Total 848 people in the village are literate, among them 488 are male and 360 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Singhpur is 66%. 80% of male and 54% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 11%. Male literacy has gone up by 7% and female literacy rate has gone up by 15%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Singhpur

Total Male Female
Change 11 7 14
2011 66 80 54
2001 55 73 39

Workers profile

Singhpur has 13% (196) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 24% male and 2% female population are working population. 17% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 2% of total female population are main and 0% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Singhpur

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 13 10 3 87
Male 24 18 7 76
Female 2 2 0 98