Gurudaspur Village, with population of 914 is Varanasi sub district's the 320th least populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Gurudaspur village is 1 km2 and it is the 362nd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1115 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi. The village comes under Gurdaspur panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter of the village. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi.


The village is home to 914 people, among them 463 (51%) are male and 451 (49%) are female. 88% of the whole population are from general caste, 12% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Gurudaspur village is 15%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 144 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -1.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 932. Female population growth rate of the village is -3% which is -2.1% lower than male population growth rate of -0.9%. General caste population has decreased by -0.1%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -13.8% and child population has decreased by -24.6% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 974 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 976, in schedule caste is 963. There are 929 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has decreased by 22 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 38 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 524 people in the village are literate, among them 315 are male and 209 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Gurudaspur is 67%. 80% of male and 54% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 17%. Male literacy has gone up by 16% and female literacy rate has gone up by 18%.

Workers profile

Gurudaspur has 41% (374) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 51% male and 31% female population are working population. 33% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 18% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 12% of total female population are main and 18% are marginal workers.