Sumerapur Village, with population of 223 is Varanasi sub district's the 86th least populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Sumerapur village is 0 km2 and it is the 8th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 22300 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi. The village comes under Purandarpur panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 24 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 25 km away.


The village is home to 223 people, among them 106 (48%) are male and 117 (52%) are female. 83% of the whole population are from general caste, 17% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Sumerapur village is 14%, among them 42% are boys and 58% are girls. There are 24 households in the village and an average 9 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 21.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 183. Female population growth rate of the village is 28.6% which is 13.4% higher than male population growth rate of 15.2%. General caste population has increased by 17.8%; Schedule caste population has increased by 46.2% and child population has decreased by -11.4% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1104 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1079, in schedule caste is 1235. There are 1385 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 115 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 197 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 183 people in the village are literate, among them 88 are male and 95 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Sumerapur is 95%. 95% of male and 96% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 9%. Male literacy has gone down by -2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 21%.

Workers profile

Sumerapur has 26% (59) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 51% male and 4% female population are working population. 45% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 4% of total female population are main and 0% are marginal workers.