Roopchandpur Village, with population of 2105 is Varanasi sub district's the 240th most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Roopchandpur village is 3 km2 and it is the 68th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 788 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Roopchandpur village to Varanasi is 22 km. The village comes under Roopchandra panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 25 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 25 km away.


The village is home to 2105 people, among them 1113 (53%) are male and 992 (47%) are female. 60% of the whole population are from general caste, 39% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Roopchandpur village is 15%, among them 57% are boys and 43% are girls. There are 327 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 29.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1623. Female population growth rate of the village is 26.7% which is -5.8% lower than male population growth rate of 32.5%. General caste population has increased by 21.3%; Schedule caste population has increased by 39.7% and child population has increased by 9.5% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 891 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 855, in schedule caste is 946 and in schedule tribe is 1000. There are 769 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 41 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 50 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 1380 people in the village are literate, among them 815 are male and 565 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Roopchandpur is 77%. 88% of male and 66% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 15%. Male literacy has gone up by 11% and female literacy rate has gone up by 20%.

Workers profile

Roopchandpur has 38% (801) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 46% male and 29% female population are working population. 33% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 13% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 3% of total female population are main and 26% are marginal workers.