Jagdishpur Village, with population of 417 is Varanasi sub district's the 146th least populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Jagdishpur village is 0 km2 and it is the 223rd smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1069 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Jagdishpur village to Varanasi is 30 km. The village comes under Nahwanipur 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.


The village is home to 417 people, among them 203 (49%) are male and 214 (51%) are female. 45% of the whole population are from general caste, 55% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Jagdishpur village is 13%, among them 66% are boys and 34% are girls. There are 75 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -44.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 749. Female population growth rate of the village is -42.5% which is 3.7% higher than male population growth rate of -46.2%. General caste population has decreased by -61.8%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -10.2% and child population has decreased by -64.9% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1054 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1032, in schedule caste is 1073. There are 514 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 67 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 527 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 280 people in the village are literate, among them 149 are male and 131 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Jagdishpur is 77%. 89% of male and 67% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 12%. Male literacy has gone up by 9% and female literacy rate has gone up by 17%.

Workers profile

Jagdishpur has 24% (102) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 41% male and 9% female population are working population. 26% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 15% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 4% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.