Mahrajpur Village, with population of 1658 is Varanasi sub district's the 328th most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Mahrajpur village is 0 km2 and it is the 288th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 3384 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Mahrajpur village to Varanasi is 33 km. Pin code of Mahrajpur village is 221403. The village comes under Maharajpur panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 33 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 33 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 1658 people, among them 831 (50%) are male and 827 (50%) are female. 99% of the whole population are from general caste, 1% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Mahrajpur village is 15%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 220 households in the village and an average 8 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Mahrajpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,658 1,649 9 0 252
Male 831 824 7 0 128
Female 827 825 2 0 124

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 26.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1311. Female population growth rate of the village is 32.1% which is 10.8% higher than male population growth rate of 21.3%. General caste population has increased by 30.6%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -81.3% and child population has decreased by -11.9% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Mahrajpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 27 31 -81 0 -12
Male 21 24 -67 0 -18
Female 32 38 -93 0 -5

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 995 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1001, in schedule caste is 286. There are 969 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 81 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 136 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Mahrajpur

Total General SC ST Child
Change 81 99 -1,000 0 136
2011 995 1,001 286 0 969
2001 914 902 1,286 0 833

Literacy

Total 1017 people in the village are literate, among them 593 are male and 424 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Mahrajpur is 72%. 84% of male and 60% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 8%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 13%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Mahrajpur

Total Male Female
Change 8 3 14
2011 72 84 60
2001 65 81 47

Workers profile

Mahrajpur has 29% (484) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 42% male and 16% female population are working population. 40% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 15% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Mahrajpur

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 29 28 2 71
Male 42 40 2 58
Female 16 15 1 84