Gosaipur Pathkhuli Village, with population of 1493 is Varanasi sub district's the 362nd most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Gosaipur Pathkhuli village is 1 km2 and it is the 295th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1508 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Gosaipur Pathkhuli village to Varanasi is 24 km. Pin code of Gosaipur Pathkhuli village is 221101. The village comes under Jadishpur 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 24 km away.


The village is home to 1493 people, among them 776 (52%) are male and 717 (48%) are female. 88% of the whole population are from general caste, 6% are from schedule caste and 6% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Gosaipur Pathkhuli village is 17%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 204 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 21.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1225. Female population growth rate of the village is 25.8% which is 7.3% higher than male population growth rate of 18.5%. General caste population has increased by 14.7%; Schedule caste population has increased by 17.1% and child population has increased by 10.2% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 924 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 934, in schedule caste is 811 and in schedule tribe is 911. There are 858 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 54 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 124 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 925 people in the village are literate, among them 563 are male and 362 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Gosaipur Pathkhuli is 74%. 88% of male and 60% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 15%. Male literacy has gone up by 15% and female literacy rate has gone up by 18%.

Workers profile

Gosaipur Pathkhuli has 27% (409) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 47% male and 6% female population are working population. 38% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 9% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 4% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.