Mahagipur Village, with population of 2205 is Varanasi sub district's the 225th most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Mahagipur village is 1 km2 and it is the 395th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 2940 persons per km2.

The village comes under Mahgipur 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 25 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 2205 people, among them 1171 (53%) are male and 1034 (47%) are female. 89% of the whole population are from general caste, 11% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Mahagipur village is 16%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 300 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Mahagipur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,205 1,962 243 0 347
Male 1,171 1,036 135 0 179
Female 1,034 926 108 0 168

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 9.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2010. Female population growth rate of the village is 8.7% which is -1.9% lower than male population growth rate of 10.6%. General caste population has increased by 2.9%; Schedule caste population has increased by 135.9% and child population has decreased by -35.9% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Mahagipur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 10 3 136 0 -36
Male 11 3 155 0 -41
Female 9 3 116 0 -29

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 883 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 894, in schedule caste is 800. There are 939 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 15 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 165 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Mahagipur

Total General SC ST Child
Change -15 -2 -143 0 165
2011 883 894 800 0 939
2001 898 896 943 0 774

Literacy

Total 1337 people in the village are literate, among them 829 are male and 508 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Mahagipur is 72%. 84% of male and 59% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 14%. Male literacy has gone up by 7% and female literacy rate has gone up by 21%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Mahagipur

Total Male Female
Change 14 7 21
2011 72 84 59
2001 58 77 38

Workers profile

Mahagipur has 47% (1035) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 47% male and 46% female population are working population. 36% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 12% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 25% of total female population are main and 21% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Mahagipur

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 47 31 16 53
Male 48 36 12 53
Female 46 25 21 54