Pure Village, with population of 5939 is Varanasi sub district's the 22nd most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Pure village is 3 km2 and it is the 63rd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 2106 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi. The village comes under Pure panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 32 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 32 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 5939 people, among them 3088 (52%) are male and 2851 (48%) are female. 81% of the whole population are from general caste, 19% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Pure village is 15%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 777 households in the village and an average 8 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Pure

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 5,939 4,788 1,151 0 875
Male 3,088 2,489 599 0 467
Female 2,851 2,299 552 0 408

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 9.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 5416. Female population growth rate of the village is 11.6% which is 3.7% higher than male population growth rate of 7.9%. General caste population has increased by 10.1%; Schedule caste population has increased by 7.8% and child population has decreased by -24.2% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Pure

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 10 10 8 0 -24
Male 8 9 5 0 -22
Female 12 12 11 0 -27

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 923 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 924, in schedule caste is 922. There are 874 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 31 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 62 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Pure

Total General SC ST Child
Change 31 25 55 0 -62
2011 923 924 922 0 874
2001 892 899 867 0 936

Literacy

Total 3552 people in the village are literate, among them 2198 are male and 1354 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Pure is 70%. 84% of male and 55% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 14%. Male literacy has gone up by 9% and female literacy rate has gone up by 21%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Pure

Total Male Female
Change 14 9 21
2011 70 84 55
2001 56 75 34

Workers profile

Pure has 36% (2131) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 45% male and 26% female population are working population. 32% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 13% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 14% of total female population are main and 12% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Pure

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 36 23 12 64
Male 45 32 13 55
Female 26 14 12 74