Dashrathpur Village, with population of 912 is Varanasi sub district's the 319th least populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Dashrathpur village is 0 km2 and it is the 262nd smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 2073 persons per km2.
Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Dashrathpur village to Varanasi is 25 km. The village comes under Gaharpur panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 26 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 25 km away.
The village is home to 912 people, among them 438 (48%) are male and 474 (52%) are female. 90% of the whole population are from general caste, 9% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Dashrathpur village is 19%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 143 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.
Growth of population
Population of the village has increased by 18.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 768. Female population growth rate of the village is 18.2% which is -1.1% lower than male population growth rate of 19.3%. General caste population has increased by 6.9% and child population has increased by 4.2% in the village since last census.
Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male
As of 2011 census there are 1082 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1089, in schedule caste is 1048 and in schedule tribe is 667. There are 882 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 11 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 872 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.
Total 460 people in the village are literate, among them 258 are male and 202 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Dashrathpur is 62%. 75% of male and 52% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 20%. Male literacy has gone up by 15% and female literacy rate has gone up by 28%.
Dashrathpur has 28% (251) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 48% male and 8% female population are working population. 47% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 8% of total female population are main and 0% are marginal workers.