Shambhu Pur Village, with population of 541 is Varanasi sub district's the 187th least populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Shambhu Pur village to Varanasi is 30 km. The village comes under Shambhupur 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 31 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 541 people, among them 282 (52%) are male and 259 (48%) are female. 93% of the whole population are from general caste, 7% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Shambhu Pur village is 11%, among them 58% are boys and 42% are girls. There are 87 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Shambhu Pur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 541 503 38 0 59
Male 282 257 25 0 34
Female 259 246 13 0 25

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 18.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 455. Female population growth rate of the village is 14.1% which is -9.6% lower than male population growth rate of 23.7%. General caste population has increased by 34.1%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -52.5% and child population has decreased by -25.3% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Shambhu Pur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 19 34 -53 0 -25
Male 24 35 -34 0 -29
Female 14 33 -69 0 -19

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 918 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 957, in schedule caste is 520. There are 735 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 78 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 89 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Shambhu Pur

Total General SC ST Child
Change -78 -17 -585 0 89
2011 918 957 520 0 735
2001 996 974 1,105 0 646

Literacy

Total 409 people in the village are literate, among them 229 are male and 180 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Shambhu Pur is 85%. 92% of male and 77% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 9%. Male literacy has gone up by 4% and female literacy rate has gone up by 12%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Shambhu Pur

Total Male Female
Change 9 4 12
2011 85 92 77
2001 76 88 65

Workers profile

Shambhu Pur has 29% (159) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 49% male and 8% female population are working population. 35% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 15% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 4% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Shambhu Pur

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 29 20 9 71
Male 49 35 15 51
Female 8 4 4 92