Ghamhapur Village, with population of 143 is Varanasi sub district's the 54th least populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Ghamhapur village is 0 km2 and it is the 207th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 409 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Ghamhapur village to Varanasi is 25 km. The village comes under Rupapur 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 25 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 143 people, among them 78 (55%) are male and 65 (45%) are female. 76% of the whole population are from general caste, 24% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Ghamhapur village is 14%, among them 65% are boys and 35% are girls. There are 19 households in the village and an average 8 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Ghamhapur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 143 108 35 0 20
Male 78 60 18 0 13
Female 65 48 17 0 7

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 12.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 127. Female population growth rate of the village is 22.6% which is 17.2% higher than male population growth rate of 5.4%. General caste population has decreased by -2.7%; Schedule caste population has increased by 118.8% and child population has decreased by -4.8% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Ghamhapur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 13 -3 119 0 -5
Male 5 -8 100 0 18
Female 23 4 143 0 -30

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 833 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 800, in schedule caste is 944. There are 538 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 117 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 371 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Ghamhapur

Total General SC ST Child
Change 117 92 166 0 -371
2011 833 800 944 0 538
2001 716 708 778 0 909

Literacy

Total 90 people in the village are literate, among them 53 are male and 37 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Ghamhapur is 73%. 82% of male and 64% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 14%. Male literacy has gone up by 11% and female literacy rate has gone up by 22%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Ghamhapur

Total Male Female
Change 14 10 22
2011 73 82 64
2001 59 71 42

Workers profile

Ghamhapur has 31% (44) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 53% male and 5% female population are working population. 49% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 2% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Ghamhapur

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 31 27 4 69
Male 53 49 4 47
Female 5 2 3 95