Laskarpur Village, with population of 2343 is Varanasi sub district's the 207th most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Laskarpur village is 1 km2 and it is the 215th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1775 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Laskarpur village to Varanasi is 23 km. Pin code of Laskarpur village is 221101. The village comes under Laskarpur panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 23 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 23 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 2343 people, among them 1257 (54%) are male and 1086 (46%) are female. 77% of the whole population are from general caste, 23% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Laskarpur village is 15%, among them 55% are boys and 45% are girls. There are 324 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Laskarpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,343 1,807 536 0 346
Male 1,257 968 289 0 189
Female 1,086 839 247 0 157

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -5.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2477. Female population growth rate of the village is -6.9% which is -2.8% lower than male population growth rate of -4.1%. General caste population has decreased by -12.4%; Schedule caste population has increased by 29.5% and child population has decreased by -23.8% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Laskarpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -5 -12 30 0 -24
Male -4 -10 23 0 -22
Female -7 -15 39 0 -26

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 864 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 867, in schedule caste is 855. There are 831 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 25 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 45 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Laskarpur

Total General SC ST Child
Change -25 -52 101 0 -45
2011 864 867 855 0 831
2001 889 919 754 0 876

Literacy

Total 1461 people in the village are literate, among them 894 are male and 567 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Laskarpur is 73%. 84% of male and 61% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 7%. Male literacy has gone up by 4% and female literacy rate has gone up by 10%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Laskarpur

Total Male Female
Change 7 4 10
2011 73 84 61
2001 66 80 51

Workers profile

Laskarpur has 30% (714) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 47% male and 11% female population are working population. 37% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 10% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 4% of total female population are main and 7% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Laskarpur

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 31 22 9 70
Male 47 37 10 53
Female 11 4 7 89