Prithvipur Village, with population of 278 is Varanasi sub district's the 102nd least populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Prithvipur village is 0 km2 and it is the 260th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 632 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Prithvipur village to Varanasi is 22 km. The village comes under Prithavipur panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 21 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 22 km away.


The village is home to 278 people, among them 150 (54%) are male and 128 (46%) are female. 98% of the whole population are from general caste and 2% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Prithvipur village is 18%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 53 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -19% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 343. Female population growth rate of the village is -17.9% which is 1.9% higher than male population growth rate of -19.8%. General caste population has decreased by -17.3% and child population has decreased by -31% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 853 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 850, and in schedule tribe is 1000. There are 960 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 19 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 139 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 122 people in the village are literate, among them 77 are male and 45 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Prithvipur is 53%. 62% of male and 43% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by -2%. Male literacy has gone down by -11% and female literacy rate has gone up by 9%.

Workers profile

Prithvipur has 28% (77) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 49% male and 2% female population are working population. 44% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 5% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 2% of total female population are main and 0% are marginal workers.