Birapur Village, with population of 646 is Varanasi sub district's the 227th least populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Birapur village is 1 km2 and it is the 409th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 897 persons per km2.

Nearest railway station is Birapur which is within the village. Nearest town of the village is Varanasi. The village comes under Veerpur panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter of the village. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi.

Demographics

The village is home to 646 people, among them 331 (51%) are male and 315 (49%) are female. 97% of the whole population are from general caste, 3% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Birapur village is 15%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 84 households in the village and an average 8 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Birapur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 646 626 20 0 94
Male 331 320 11 0 48
Female 315 306 9 0 46

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 659. Female population growth rate of the village is -6.3% which is -8.8% lower than male population growth rate of 2.5%. General caste population has increased by 1.8%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -54.5% and child population has decreased by -40.5% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Birapur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -2 2 -55 0 -41
Male 3 7 -54 0 -43
Female -6 -3 -55 0 -38

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 952 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 956, in schedule caste is 818. There are 958 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 88 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 77 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Birapur

Total General SC ST Child
Change -88 -101 -15 0 77
2011 952 956 818 0 958
2001 1,040 1,057 833 0 881

Literacy

Total 418 people in the village are literate, among them 256 are male and 162 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Birapur is 76%. 90% of male and 60% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 24%. Male literacy has gone up by 19% and female literacy rate has gone up by 25%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Birapur

Total Male Female
Change 23 20 25
2011 76 91 60
2001 52 71 36

Workers profile

Birapur has 43% (278) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 40% male and 46% female population are working population. 40% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 0% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 44% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Birapur

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 43 42 1 57
Male 40 40 0 60
Female 46 44 2 54