Kapar Phorwa Village, with population of 4660 is Varanasi sub district's the 58th most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Kapar Phorwa village is 3 km2 and it is the 76th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1835 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Kapar Phorwa village to Varanasi is 22 km. The village comes under Kamakokha panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 20 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 20 km away.


The village is home to 4660 people, among them 2441 (52%) are male and 2219 (48%) are female. 81% of the whole population are from general caste, 19% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kapar Phorwa village is 15%, among them 55% are boys and 45% are girls. There are 695 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 19.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 3888. Female population growth rate of the village is 22% which is 4% higher than male population growth rate of 18%. General caste population has increased by 18.9%; Schedule caste population has increased by 21.9% and child population has decreased by -21.7% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 909 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 919, in schedule caste is 882 and in schedule tribe is 333. There are 818 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 30 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 81 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 2787 people in the village are literate, among them 1688 are male and 1099 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kapar Phorwa is 70%. 82% of male and 57% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 9%. Male literacy has gone up by 5% and female literacy rate has gone up by 14%.

Workers profile

Kapar Phorwa has 31% (1438) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 42% male and 18% female population are working population. 34% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 9% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 3% of total female population are main and 15% are marginal workers.