Benipur Kala Village, with population of 1189 is Varanasi sub district's the 401st least populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Benipur Kala village is 1 km2 and it is the 317th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1265 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Benipur Kala village to Varanasi is 24 km. The village comes under Tisaura panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 24 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 24 km away. 0.02 square kilometer (2%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 1189 people, among them 591 (50%) are male and 598 (50%) are female. 86% of the whole population are from general caste, 14% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Benipur Kala village is 14%, among them 56% are boys and 44% are girls. There are 142 households in the village and an average 8 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Benipur Kala

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,189 1,023 166 0 163
Male 591 498 93 0 92
Female 598 525 73 0 71

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 11% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1071. Female population growth rate of the village is 12% which is 1.9% higher than male population growth rate of 10.1%. General caste population has increased by 12.4%; Schedule caste population has increased by 3.1% and child population has decreased by -16.8% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Benipur Kala

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 11 12 3 0 -17
Male 10 11 7 0 -13
Female 12 14 -1 0 -21

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 1054, in schedule caste is 785. There are 772 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 18 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 77 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Benipur Kala

Total General SC ST Child
Change 18 32 -66 0 -77
2011 1,012 1,054 785 0 772
2001 994 1,022 851 0 849

Literacy

Total 780 people in the village are literate, among them 435 are male and 345 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Benipur Kala is 76%. 87% of male and 65% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 16%. Male literacy has gone up by 10% and female literacy rate has gone up by 21%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Benipur Kala

Total Male Female
Change 16 10 22
2011 76 87 66
2001 60 78 44

Workers profile

Benipur Kala has 50% (592) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 55% male and 45% female population are working population. 54% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 0% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 43% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Benipur Kala

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 50 48 1 50
Male 55 54 0 45
Female 45 43 2 55