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 260th 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.

Demographics

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.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Dashrathpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 912 821 86 5 175
Male 438 393 42 3 93
Female 474 428 44 2 82

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.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Dashrathpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 19 7 0 0 4
Male 19 7 0 0 53
Female 18 7 0 0 -23

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.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Dashrathpur

Total General SC ST Child
Change -11 -4 1,048 667 -872
2011 1,082 1,089 1,048 667 882
2001 1,093 1,093 0 0 1,754

Literacy

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%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Dashrathpur

Total Male Female
Change 20 15 27
2011 62 75 52
2001 42 60 24

Workers profile

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.

Percentage of working population - Dashrathpur

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 28 27 1 73
Male 48 47 2 52
Female 8 8 0 92