Gosai Pur Village, with population of 602 is Varanasi sub district's the 211st least populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Gosai Pur village is 1 km2 and it is the 395th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 912 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Gosai Pur village to Varanasi is 22 km. The village comes under Gosaipur panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 22 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 22 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 602 people, among them 323 (54%) are male and 279 (46%) are female. 59% of the whole population are from general caste, 41% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Gosai Pur village is 15%, among them 62% are boys and 38% are girls. There are 97 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Gosai Pur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 602 358 244 0 90
Male 323 193 130 0 56
Female 279 165 114 0 34

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -13.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 698. Female population growth rate of the village is -12% which is 3.2% higher than male population growth rate of -15.2%. General caste population has decreased by -26.3%; Schedule caste population has increased by 15.1% and child population has decreased by -31.3% in the village since last census.

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

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -13.8% -26.3% 15.1% 0% -31.3%
Male -15.2% -28.3% 16.1% 0% -11.1%
Female -12% -24% 14% 0% -50%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 864 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 855, in schedule caste is 877. There are 607 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 32 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 472 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Gosai Pur

Total General SC ST Child
Change 32 48 -16 0 -472
2011 864 855 877 0 607
2001 832 807 893 0 1079

Literacy

Total 378 people in the village are literate, among them 225 are male and 153 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Gosai Pur is 74%. 84% of male and 62% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 18%. Male literacy has gone up by 12% and female literacy rate has gone up by 27%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Gosai Pur

Total Male Female
Change 17.9% 12.3% 27.1%
2011 73.8% 84.3% 62.4%
2001 55.9% 72% 35.3%

Workers profile

Gosai Pur has 30% (178) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 48% male and 8% female population are working population. 45% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 6% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Gosai Pur

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 29.6% 26.9% 2.7% 70.4%
Male 48% 45.2% 2.8% 52%
Female 8.2% 5.7% 2.5% 91.8%