Sulemapur Village, with population of 2118 is Varanasi sub district's the 237th most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Sulemapur village is 1 km2 and it is the 259th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1925 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Sulemapur village to Varanasi is 13 km. The village comes under Sulempur panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 7 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 13 km away.


The village is home to 2118 people, among them 1071 (51%) are male and 1047 (49%) are female. 88% of the whole population are from general caste, 12% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Sulemapur village is 15%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are 267 households in the village and an average 8 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 13.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1870. Female population growth rate of the village is 15.1% which is 3.5% higher than male population growth rate of 11.6%. General caste population has increased by 15.3%; Schedule caste population has decreased by 0% and child population has decreased by -17.6% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 978 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 972, in schedule caste is 1016. There are 1006 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 30 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 61 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 1390 people in the village are literate, among them 839 are male and 551 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Sulemapur is 77%. 92% of male and 62% 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 11%.

Workers profile

Sulemapur has 50% (1054) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 51% male and 49% female population are working population. 37% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 14% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 23% of total female population are main and 26% are marginal workers.