Paranapur Village, with population of 1758 is Varanasi sub district's the 308th most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Paranapur village is 1 km2 and it is the 374th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 2225 persons per km2.

Nearest railway station is Paranapur which is within the village. Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Paranapur village to Varanasi is 18 km. Pin code of Paranapur village is 221004. The village comes under Pranapur panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 19 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 18 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 1758 people, among them 930 (53%) are male and 828 (47%) are female. 73% of the whole population are from general caste, 27% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Paranapur village is 15%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are 272 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Paranapur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,758 1,287 471 0 272
Male 930 681 249 0 137
Female 828 606 222 0 135

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 35.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1299. Female population growth rate of the village is 40.8% which is 10% higher than male population growth rate of 30.8%. General caste population has increased by 33.5%; Schedule caste population has increased by 40.6% and child population has increased by 3.4% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Paranapur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 35 34 41 0 3
Male 31 29 36 0 4
Female 41 39 46 0 3

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 890 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 890, in schedule caste is 892. There are 985 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 63 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 7 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Paranapur

Total General SC ST Child
Change 63 64 61 0 -7
2011 890 890 892 0 985
2001 827 826 831 0 992

Literacy

Total 1101 people in the village are literate, among them 675 are male and 426 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Paranapur is 74%. 85% of male and 61% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 8%. Male literacy has gone up by 4% and female literacy rate has gone up by 13%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Paranapur

Total Male Female
Change 8 4 14
2011 74 85 62
2001 66 81 48

Workers profile

Paranapur has 37% (643) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 47% male and 25% female population are working population. 45% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 1% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 24% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Paranapur

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 37 35 1 63
Male 47 45 1 53
Female 25 24 1 75