Parjanpur Village, with population of 2644 is Varanasi sub district's the 173rd most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Parjanpur village is 1 km2 and it is the 370th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 4197 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Parjanpur village to Varanasi is 13 km. The village comes under Parjan Pur 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 19 km away. 0.11 square kilometer (17%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 2644 people, among them 1416 (54%) are male and 1228 (46%) are female. 72% of the whole population are from general caste, 24% are from schedule caste and 4% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Parjanpur village is 14%, among them 55% are boys and 45% are girls. There are 423 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Parjanpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,644 1,903 644 97 375
Male 1,416 1,018 346 52 205
Female 1,228 885 298 45 170

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 10.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2391. Female population growth rate of the village is 14% which is 6.2% higher than male population growth rate of 7.8%. General caste population has increased by 5.1%; Schedule caste population has increased by 11% and child population has decreased by -31.3% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Parjanpur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 11 5 11 0 -31
Male 8 3 7 0 -32
Female 14 8 17 0 -31

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 867 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 869, in schedule caste is 861 and in schedule tribe is 865. There are 829 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 47 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 9 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Parjanpur

Total General SC ST Child
Change 47 38 76 865 9
2011 867 869 861 865 829
2001 820 831 785 0 820

Literacy

Total 1669 people in the village are literate, among them 1013 are male and 656 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Parjanpur is 74%. 84% of male and 62% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 12%. Male literacy has gone up by 7% and female literacy rate has gone up by 18%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Parjanpur

Total Male Female
Change 12 7 18
2011 74 84 62
2001 62 77 44

Workers profile

Parjanpur has 34% (898) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 46% male and 20% female population are working population. 44% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 10% of total female population are main and 10% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Parjanpur

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 34 28 6 66
Male 46 44 2 54
Female 20 10 10 80