Purandarpur Village, with population of 1227 is Varanasi sub district's the 408th least populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Purandarpur village is 0 km2 and it is the 17th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 61350 persons per km2.

The village comes under Sadar panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 25 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 26 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 1227 people, among them 648 (53%) are male and 579 (47%) are female. 76% of the whole population are from general caste, 24% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Purandarpur village is 15%, among them 61% are boys and 39% are girls. There are 173 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Purandarpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,227 935 292 0 181
Male 648 505 143 0 110
Female 579 430 149 0 71

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 28.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 956. Female population growth rate of the village is 30.1% which is 3.3% higher than male population growth rate of 26.8%. General caste population has increased by 51.3%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -13.6% and child population has decreased by -4.7% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Purandarpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 28 51 -14 0 -5
Male 27 54 -22 0 7
Female 30 48 -3 0 -18

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 894 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 851, in schedule caste is 1042. There are 645 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 23 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 200 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Purandarpur

Total General SC ST Child
Change 23 -39 205 0 -200
2011 894 851 1,042 0 645
2001 871 890 837 0 845

Literacy

Total 778 people in the village are literate, among them 452 are male and 326 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Purandarpur is 74%. 84% of male and 64% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 25%. Male literacy has gone up by 26% and female literacy rate has gone up by 25%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Purandarpur

Total Male Female
Change 25 26 25
2011 74 84 64
2001 49 58 39

Workers profile

Purandarpur has 28% (344) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 41% male and 13% female population are working population. 40% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 1% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 12% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Purandarpur

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 28 27 1 72
Male 41 40 1 59
Female 14 12 2 87