Govindpur Village, with population of 162 is Varanasi sub district's the 64th least populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Govindpur village is 0 km2 and it is the 139th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 648 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi. Pin code of Govindpur village is 221405. The village comes under Gaharpur 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 162 people, among them 80 (49%) are male and 82 (51%) are female. 100% of the whole population are from general caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Govindpur village is 20%, among them 56% are boys and 44% are girls. There are 19 households in the village and an average 9 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -28.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 228. Female population growth rate of the village is -29.9% which is -2% lower than male population growth rate of -27.9%. General caste population has decreased by -28.9% and child population has decreased by -47.5% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1025 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1025,. There are 778 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 29 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 325 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 96 people in the village are literate, among them 52 are male and 44 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Govindpur is 74%. 84% of male and 65% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 24%. Male literacy has gone up by 8% and female literacy rate has gone up by 39%.

Workers profile

Govindpur has 52% (84) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 54% male and 50% female population are working population. 8% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 46% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 4% of total female population are main and 46% are marginal workers.