Uparwar Village, with population of 1845 is Varanasi sub district's the 292nd most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Uparwar village is 0 km2 and it is the 128th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 8022 persons per km2.

Nearest railway station is Uparwar which is within the village. The village comes under Uparvar 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 30 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 1845 people, among them 937 (51%) are male and 908 (49%) are female. 73% of the whole population are from general caste, 27% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Uparwar village is 13%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 271 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Uparwar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,845 1,347 498 0 242
Male 937 670 267 0 125
Female 908 677 231 0 117

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 10% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1678. Female population growth rate of the village is 10.9% which is 1.8% higher than male population growth rate of 9.1%. General caste population has increased by 17.8%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -6.9% and child population has decreased by -24.1% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Uparwar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 10 18 -7 0 -24
Male 9 17 -6 0 -26
Female 11 19 -8 0 -23

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 969 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1010, in schedule caste is 865. There are 936 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 16 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 37 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Uparwar

Total General SC ST Child
Change 16 19 -12 0 37
2011 969 1,010 865 0 936
2001 953 991 877 0 899

Literacy

Total 1263 people in the village are literate, among them 748 are male and 515 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Uparwar is 79%. 92% of male and 65% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 15%. Male literacy has gone up by 12% and female literacy rate has gone up by 18%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Uparwar

Total Male Female
Change 15 13 18
2011 79 92 65
2001 64 80 47

Workers profile

Uparwar has 38% (693) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 45% male and 30% female population are working population. 34% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 11% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 12% of total female population are main and 18% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Uparwar

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 38 23 15 62
Male 45 34 11 55
Female 30 12 18 70