Sakalpur Village, with population of 2006 is Varanasi sub district's the 264th most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Sakalpur village is 1 km2 and it is the 333rd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 2204 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Sakalpur village to Varanasi is 30 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Sakalpur village is 21403. The village comes under Sajalpur 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 2006 people, among them 1071 (53%) are male and 935 (47%) are female. 73% of the whole population are from general caste, 27% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Sakalpur village is 15%, among them 59% are boys and 41% are girls. There are 263 households in the village and an average 8 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Sakalpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,006 1,455 551 0 298
Male 1,071 778 293 0 175
Female 935 677 258 0 123

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 32.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1509. Female population growth rate of the village is 28.3% which is -9% lower than male population growth rate of 37.3%. General caste population has increased by 24.6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 61.6% and child population has decreased by -12.6% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Sakalpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 33 25 62 0 -13
Male 37 27 75 0 -1
Female 28 22 48 0 -25

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 873 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 870, in schedule caste is 881. There are 703 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 62 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 224 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Sakalpur

Total General SC ST Child
Change -62 -35 -161 0 -224
2011 873 870 881 0 703
2001 935 905 1,042 0 927

Literacy

Total 1243 people in the village are literate, among them 739 are male and 504 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Sakalpur is 73%. 82% of male and 62% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 9%. Male literacy has gone down by 1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 16%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Sakalpur

Total Male Female
Change 9 2 16
2011 73 83 62
2001 64 81 46

Workers profile

Sakalpur has 30% (601) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 38% male and 21% female population are working population. 31% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 17% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Sakalpur

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 30 25 5 70
Male 38 31 7 62
Female 21 17 4 79