Dandoopur Village, with population of 728 is Varanasi sub district's the 254th least populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Dandoopur village is 0 km2 and it is the 31st smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 18200 persons per km2.

The village comes under Bhitkuri panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 30 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 28 km away.


The village is home to 728 people, among them 382 (52%) are male and 346 (48%) are female. 63% of the whole population are from general caste, 37% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Dandoopur village is 17%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 100 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 9.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 665. Female population growth rate of the village is 10.2% which is 1.4% higher than male population growth rate of 8.8%. General caste population has increased by 18.7%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -3.2% and child population has decreased by -19.6% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 906 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 862, in schedule caste is 985. There are 924 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 11 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 108 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 375 people in the village are literate, among them 233 are male and 142 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Dandoopur is 62%. 74% of male and 50% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 12%. Male literacy has gone up by 11% and female literacy rate has gone up by 14%.

Workers profile

Dandoopur has 32% (233) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 44% male and 19% female population are working population. 41% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 18% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.