Khargu Pur Village, with population of 2531 is Varanasi sub district's the 181st most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Khargu Pur village is 1 km2 and it is the 330th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 2751 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Khargu Pur village to Varanasi is 20 km. The village comes under Kharva panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter of the village. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi.

Demographics

The village is home to 2531 people, among them 1295 (51%) are male and 1236 (49%) are female. 87% of the whole population are from general caste, 10% are from schedule caste and 3% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Khargu Pur village is 16%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 319 households in the village and an average 8 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Khargu Pur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,531 2,211 250 70 417
Male 1,295 1,139 119 37 212
Female 1,236 1,072 131 33 205

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 33.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1894. Female population growth rate of the village is 38.6% which is 9.4% higher than male population growth rate of 29.2%. General caste population has increased by 31.6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 16.8% and child population has increased by 21.2% in the village since last census.

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

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 34 32 17 0 21
Male 29 28 5 0 19
Female 39 36 30 0 24

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 954 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 941, in schedule caste is 1101 and in schedule tribe is 892. There are 967 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 64 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 34 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Khargu Pur

Total General SC ST Child
Change 64 51 207 892 34
2011 954 941 1,101 892 967
2001 890 890 894 0 933

Literacy

Total 1607 people in the village are literate, among them 905 are male and 702 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Khargu Pur is 76%. 84% of male and 68% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 16%. Male literacy has gone up by 11% and female literacy rate has gone up by 23%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Khargu Pur

Total Male Female
Change 16 10 23
2011 76 84 68
2001 60 73 45

Workers profile

Khargu Pur has 32% (817) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 48% male and 16% female population are working population. 41% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 8% of total female population are main and 8% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Khargu Pur

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 32 25 8 68
Male 48 41 8 52
Female 16 8 8 84