Kapsethi Village, with population of 2466 is Varanasi sub district's the 192nd most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Kapsethi village is 2 km2 and it is the 160th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1504 persons per km2.

Nearest railway station is Kapsethi which is within the village. Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Kapsethi village to Varanasi is 29 km. The village comes under Kapsethi panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 29 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 29 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 2466 people, among them 1283 (52%) are male and 1183 (48%) are female. 75% of the whole population are from general caste, 25% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kapsethi village is 17%, among them 55% are boys and 45% are girls. There are 341 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kapsethi

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,466 1,859 607 0 417
Male 1,283 959 324 0 230
Female 1,183 900 283 0 187

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 22.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2014. Female population growth rate of the village is 20.8% which is -3.2% lower than male population growth rate of 24%. General caste population has increased by 21.7%; Schedule caste population has increased by 24.9% and child population has increased by 7.2% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kapsethi

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 22 22 25 0 7
Male 24 23 28 0 10
Female 21 21 22 0 5

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 922 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 938, in schedule caste is 873. There are 813 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 24 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 39 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kapsethi

Total General SC ST Child
Change -24 -18 -40 0 -39
2011 922 938 873 0 813
2001 946 956 913 0 852

Literacy

Total 1452 people in the village are literate, among them 900 are male and 552 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kapsethi is 71%. 85% of male and 55% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by 1%. Male literacy has gone down by 0% and female literacy rate has gone down by 1%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kapsethi

Total Male Female
Change 1 0 2
2011 71 86 55
2001 70 85 54

Workers profile

Kapsethi has 33% (803) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 47% male and 17% female population are working population. 47% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 1% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 14% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kapsethi

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 33 31 2 67
Male 47 47 1 53
Female 17 14 3 83