Lachapur Village, with population of 2051 is Varanasi sub district's the 251st most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Lachapur village is 1 km2 and it is the 312nd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 2159 persons per km2.

Pin code of Lachapur village is 221105. The village comes under Bhatoli panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 15 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 10 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 2051 people, among them 1054 (51%) are male and 997 (49%) are female. 90% of the whole population are from general caste, 8% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Lachapur village is 14%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 295 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Lachapur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,051 1,854 169 28 286
Male 1,054 953 89 12 150
Female 997 901 80 16 136

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 14.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1798. Female population growth rate of the village is 18.4% which is 8.1% higher than male population growth rate of 10.3%. General caste population has increased by 13.9%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -0.6% and child population has decreased by -24.5% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Lachapur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 14 14 -1 0 -25
Male 10 10 -3 0 -26
Female 18 18 3 0 -23

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 946 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 945, in schedule caste is 899 and in schedule tribe is 1333. There are 907 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 65 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 40 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Lachapur

Total General SC ST Child
Change 65 61 51 1,333 40
2011 946 945 899 1,333 907
2001 881 884 848 0 867

Literacy

Total 1273 people in the village are literate, among them 795 are male and 478 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Lachapur is 72%. 88% of male and 56% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 9%. Male literacy has gone up by 5% and female literacy rate has gone up by 16%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Lachapur

Total Male Female
Change 9 5 16
2011 72 88 56
2001 63 83 40

Workers profile

Lachapur has 46% (939) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 50% male and 42% female population are working population. 30% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 20% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 23% of total female population are main and 19% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Lachapur

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 46 27 19 54
Male 50 30 20 51
Female 42 23 19 58