Rupapur Village, with population of 2115 is Varanasi sub district's the 238th most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Rupapur village is 2 km2 and it is the 126th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1149 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Rupapur village to Varanasi is 32 km. The village comes under Rupa Pur panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 10 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 32 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 2115 people, among them 1076 (51%) are male and 1039 (49%) are female. 89% of the whole population are from general caste, 10% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Rupapur village is 14%, among them 56% are boys and 44% are girls. There are 291 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Rupapur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,115 1,874 222 19 301
Male 1,076 952 114 10 168
Female 1,039 922 108 9 133

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 13.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1863. Female population growth rate of the village is 15.7% which is 4.2% higher than male population growth rate of 11.5%. General caste population has increased by 13.7%; Schedule caste population has increased by 3.3% and child population has decreased by -18.2% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Rupapur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 14 14 3 0 -18
Male 12 12 2 0 -2
Female 16 16 5 0 -33

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 966 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 968, in schedule caste is 947 and in schedule tribe is 900. There are 792 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 35 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 360 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Rupapur

Total General SC ST Child
Change 35 36 27 900 -360
2011 966 968 947 900 792
2001 931 932 920 0 1,152

Literacy

Total 1387 people in the village are literate, among them 796 are male and 591 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Rupapur is 76%. 88% of male and 65% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 7%. Male literacy has gone up by 2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 16%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Rupapur

Total Male Female
Change 8 2 16
2011 77 88 65
2001 69 86 49

Workers profile

Rupapur has 25% (528) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 44% male and 5% female population are working population. 36% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 8% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 3% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Rupapur

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 25 20 5 75
Male 44 36 8 56
Female 5 3 3 95