Benipur Khurd Village, with population of 1402 is Varanasi sub district's the 380th most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Benipur Khurd village is 0 km2 and it is the 263rd smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 3186 persons per km2.

Nearest railway station is Benipur Khurd which is within the village. The village comes under Bonipur panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 10 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 10 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 1402 people, among them 742 (53%) are male and 660 (47%) are female. 88% of the whole population are from general caste, 12% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Benipur Khurd village is 14%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 221 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Benipur Khurd

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,402 1,240 162 0 202
Male 742 654 88 0 108
Female 660 586 74 0 94

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 47% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 954. Female population growth rate of the village is 38.7% which is -16.5% lower than male population growth rate of 55.2%. General caste population has increased by 30% and child population has increased by 9.2% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Benipur Khurd

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 47 30 0 0 9
Male 55 37 0 0 16
Female 39 23 0 0 2

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 889 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 896, in schedule caste is 841. There are 870 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 107 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 119 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Benipur Khurd

Total General SC ST Child
Change -107 -100 841 0 -119
2011 889 896 841 0 870
2001 996 996 0 0 989

Literacy

Total 884 people in the village are literate, among them 545 are male and 339 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Benipur Khurd is 74%. 86% of male and 60% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 16%. Male literacy has gone up by 12% and female literacy rate has gone up by 18%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Benipur Khurd

Total Male Female
Change 16 12 18
2011 74 86 60
2001 58 74 42

Workers profile

Benipur Khurd has 29% (406) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 47% male and 8% female population are working population. 45% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 8% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Benipur Khurd

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 29 28 1 71
Male 47 45 2 53
Female 9 8 1 92