Cholapur Village, with population of 2913 is Varanasi sub district's the 145th most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Cholapur village is 1 km2 and it is the 360th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 3552 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Cholapur village is 221101. The village comes under Cholapur panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 21 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 17 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 2913 people, among them 1502 (52%) are male and 1411 (48%) are female. 68% of the whole population are from general caste, 32% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Cholapur village is 15%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are 437 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Cholapur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,913 1,973 940 0 428
Male 1,502 1,014 488 0 216
Female 1,411 959 452 0 212

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 21.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2405. Female population growth rate of the village is 22% which is 1.6% higher than male population growth rate of 20.4%. General caste population has increased by 17%; Schedule caste population has increased by 30.9% and child population has decreased by -17.4% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Cholapur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 21 17 31 0 -17
Male 20 16 31 0 -22
Female 22 18 31 0 -13

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 939 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 946, in schedule caste is 926. There are 981 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 12 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 97 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Cholapur

Total General SC ST Child
Change 12 16 6 0 97
2011 939 946 926 0 981
2001 927 930 920 0 884

Literacy

Total 1913 people in the village are literate, among them 1084 are male and 829 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Cholapur is 77%. 84% of male and 69% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 14%. Male literacy has gone up by 9% and female literacy rate has gone up by 20%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Cholapur

Total Male Female
Change 14 9 20
2011 77 84 69
2001 63 75 50

Workers profile

Cholapur has 31% (901) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 49% male and 12% female population are working population. 42% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 8% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Cholapur

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 31 26 5 69
Male 49 42 7 51
Female 12 8 4 88